Early January this year, there is a rumors that Yahoo is about to make an bid offer for eBay. Also, there have been rumors that Microsoft was interested in eBay too.
Now Microsoft has made an official bid to buy Yahoo for US$44.6 billion.
Google has acquired and launched so many online services in the past years that Microsoft and Yahoo remained far behind.
Microsoft is facing challenges from Google, which now offers applications for word processing, spreadsheets and presentations over the Web. Similarity, Yahoo and Google are in direct competition in many areas.
Competing with Google isnâ€™t very easy. If you can’t beat the big G, join force together to out place him?