SAN FRANCISCO--The first word that comes to Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz's mind when she hears the word "Facebook" is "competition," she revealed onstage at the Web 2.0 Summit this afternoon when conference host John Battelle engaged her in a lightning round of word associations. Google, meanwhile, prompted a response of "great company."
How times do change. Just a few years before she arrived at Yahoo, the company was offering Facebook $1 billion for an outright sale. Facebook turned it down; the seemingly unstoppable social network is rumored to be valued at over $… Read more