Yahoo's been a major newsmaker for its attempts to thwart a buyout by Microsoft and by cozying up to Google instead. Despite that noise, the company has been busy researching next-generation search, launching niche sites, restructuring its ad business, and basically illustrating that it has online plans beyond just a buyout. Intense antitrust scrutiny of its deal with Google has begun as it maintains its lead over Microsoft in search and online advertising. It remains to be seen whether AOL will be part of the picture.


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