Google's (GOOG -0.6%) proposed $700M buyout of travel fare site apps maker ITA Software has...

|By:, SA News Editor

Google's (GOOG -0.6%) proposed $700M buyout of travel fare site apps maker ITA Software has divided the online travel industry into pro and con camps. The payoff may take some time, given the opposition of Microsoft (MSFT) and other vendors. And it could take regulators a year just to complete their antitrust review.