Several people asked for the SearchCast to return in light of the Microsoft Yahoo deal announced this week. So it did! Yahoo! and Microsoft announced an agreement that will improve the Web search experience for users and advertisers, and deliver sustained innovation to the industry. In simple terms, Microsoft will now power Yahoo! search while Yahoo! will become the exclusive worldwide relationship sales force for both companies’ premium search advertisers.
Jerry Yang Stepping Down As CEO; Resuming Chief Yahoo Role; The New Yahoo CEO: Let The Speculation Games Begin; Citing Risk, Google Ends Yahoo Paid Search Deal; Microsoft Says It’s Open To Search-Only Deal With Yahoo.
Cuil Launches-Can This Search Start-Up Really Best Google?; Google Neednt Be Scared; Microsoft Goes After Googles PageRank With BrowseRank.