As critical opinion shifts against Yahoo (YHOO) for its Microsoft (MSFT) deal, Jared Newman...

|By:, SA News Editor

As critical opinion shifts against Yahoo (YHOO) for its Microsoft (MSFT) deal, Jared Newman steps up and offers a lonely defense based on ads and eyeballs. "For a cash-starved company that, let’s face it, had very little chance of beating Google, dropping the dead weight of search isn’t a horrible idea."