Shoring up its No. 1 portal status, Yahoo acquires GeoCities and its Web communities in a stock deal. With merger mania in the portal space heightening, the guessing game begins as to what Web properties will be next to join forces in an attempt to give Yahoo a run for its money.
Net merger mania continues
news analysis The Internet buyout feeding frenzy is in full swing, with potential suitors looking for properties that can fill holes in their strategies.
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