An early sign emerged on Wednesday that the mega IT acquisition of EDS by old behemoth Hewlett Packard Company (HP) would bring cheers to techies looking for better pay and prospects amid a US economic slowdown.
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Microsoft Withdraws Its Bid for Yahoo
Microsoft’s attempt to buy out Yahoo may never happen
Microsoft has been attempting to purchase Internet giant Yahoo! in hopes of leveraging the internet presence of Yahoo! in Microsoft’s battle with Google. However, Microsoft has seen a revenue drop this last quarter which could greatly affect the software giant’s ability to up the price again in hopes Yahoo! would accept.