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A week in tech, February 6-12

A roundup of the latest tech news.
Japan

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Masayoshi Son, president of Softbank Corporation, has started discussions with Jerry Yang about MicrosoftÆs proposed acquisition of Yahoo Softbank owns a stake in Yahoo Son declined to elaborate on his role in the talks or the possible outcome He also denied he was thinking of making a counter offer to buy Yahoo but noted that Yahoo and Softbank have two important assets in common - Yahoo Japan and Chinese search engine Alibaba Group Revenue related to Softbank's one-third stake in Alibaba was a major boost to its October-December profit, lifting it more than six-fold to Ñ46 73 billion ($438 8 million) from Ñ7 49 billion Softbank booked a Ñ57 billion ($535 2 million) one-time gain...
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