Farber's Memo: Ballmer's big Yahoo vision

February 1, 2008, 5:39 AM PST | Length: 202

ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber talks about Microsoft's $44.6 billion cash-and-stock bid to acquire Yahoo. He analyzes Microsoft's strategy in search, the potential deal’s impact on chief rival Google, and what it would mean, overall, in the competitive online-search market.