In what appears to be a typographical undervaluation Yahoo!, Yahoo! News reported that the bid was 45 million!, observes Kevin.
How about Yahoo! board of directors accepting this offer from Microsoft.
There's a copyright warning on the site:
"The information contained in the AP News report may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without the prior written authority of The Associated Press."
"Copyright Ã‚Â© 2008 The Associated Press."
"Copyright Ã‚Â© 2008 Yahoo! Inc. All rights reserved."
So now it's quite clear why a written consent is needed after all!