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Carl Icahn considered hostile takeover for control of Netflix

The billionaire and former corporate raider, who recently acquired a 10 percent stake in the company, tells CNBC that he finds Netflix's "poison pill" defense plan "really reprehensible."

By Nov. 8, 2012

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Net neutrality group signals cooling of hostilities

Longtime political rivals including AT&T, Google, Comcast, Verizon, and Microsoft form Net neutrality working group, but some groups say government regulations still needed.

By Jun. 9, 2010

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Report: Microsoft latest leaning is to go hostile

Microsoft is leaning toward a hostile attempt to acquire Yahoo, the Wall Street Journal reports, while giving itself a lot of leeway for other outcomes.

By May. 1, 2008

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Yahoo director battle-tested on 'hostile' takeover fights

This post incorrectly listed Yahoo director Ron Burkle as having been involved in a proxy fight against Southern California grocery chain Stater Bros. According to a spokesman for Burkle, he was never involved in a proxy fight at Stater Bros. and left the

By Apr. 30, 2008

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Yahoo director battle-tested on 'hostile' takeover fights

As Yahoo and Microsoft prepare to do battle, it turns out two of Yahoo's directors have already waged proxy wars in the past.

By Apr. 28, 2008

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EA goes hostile for Take-Two

Electronic Arts makes a $26-per-share tender offer for all outstanding shares of game publisher Take-Two.

By Mar. 12, 2008

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Buzz Out Loud 658: Hostile growth hormone

Perhaps the tech giants of the world are all hopped up on the Clear, and that's why they're trying to create Microhoo/GooNet super-teams.

By Feb. 11, 2008

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Google calls Microsoft's 'hostile' bid for Yahoo troubling

A Microsoft-Yahoo merger could threaten the openness on which the Internet is based, a Google executive says.

By Feb. 3, 2008

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Honeymonkeys find hostile URLs

Honeymonkeys find hostile URLs

By Aug. 8, 2005