Curious how Microsoft's multi-multi-multi-billion dollar buyout bid for Yahoo sputtered, then crashed?
Kara Swisher's BoomTown column in All Things Digital has an interesting account of the missteps, sidesteps, and other goings on between the parties over the past several weeks.
Here's some nuggets from Swisher's post:
April 15 - Yahoo trotted out its financial strategy dog-and-pony show in Portland, Ore., to Microsoft. Trouble is, they remained mum on a valuation for the Internet search pioneer.
April 18 - The magic figure of $40 a share is revealed during a conference call with the companies' bankers and … Read more