The New York Post is bold in its prediction that Facebook will announce which suitor will win its hand in marriage, in the next 48 hours.
It seems it’s a two-horse race with Google and Microsoft both vying to buy a 5-10% stake in the social network.
The Post suggest Google’s trying to run-up the price to try and scare off Microsoft. It doesn’t appear to be working…
…Microsoft is hanging tough, despite recent comments by CEO Steve Ballmer that social-networking sites were “a bit faddish.” One source said the Redmond, Wash.-based company is “willing to give any valuation possible” to keep Facebook away from Google.