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So MSN extended Yahoo-Overture’s contract for a few more months, and decided to well give Yahoo another lease of life. Or is it the other way around? My sources in Silicon Valley are telling me that the MSN deal came as a result of many “Overture” […]

So MSN extended Yahoo-Overture’s contract for a few more months, and decided to well give Yahoo another lease of life. Or is it the other way around? My sources in Silicon Valley are telling me that the MSN deal came as a result of many “Overture” related patents Yahoo is holding. The Street.com, which might be for sale, has a really great wrap of the news. CIBC’s Michael Gallant estimated the near-term financial impact of the agreement to amount to 1% to 2% of Yahoo!’s overall net revenue. However, market is too obsessed with Google these days.

By Om Malik

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