at Morningstar. I'm here today with Larry Witt to talk about the Microsoft-Yahoo search partnership that was announced this morning. From Microsoft's perspective, we believe it's a pretty good deal. It's a much better deal than Microsoft buying all of Yahoo, and it helps Microsoft gain scale in search and search advertising. It represents likely the company's best and last hope in trying to make a dent ..... going to do, basically they're going to outsource all of that to Microsoft. So they're going to be able to save quite a bit of savings, while only giving up a little bit of the revenue. There will be a revenue-share deal where Microsoft is essentially collecting all of the money but then paying out a large percentage of that to Yahoo. Ultimately, we think the economics of this deal will benefit Yahoo's bottom line. Tran : Did you expect Yahoo to get some sort of upfront payment from Microsoft? Have there been rumors, perhaps? Witt : There were rumors over the last year or so, as we've both followed the progression ..... be economically beneficial to Yahoo Tran : As part of the deal, Microsoft, as you mentioned, will be responsible for all the backend technology, but Yahoo will be responsible for the sales of all this
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partnership deals and the development of subscriber-based applications aimed at online TV platforms from Apple, Google and Microsoft . The speed at which consumers adopt to these new platforms and the associated lost revenues from traditional free-to
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