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Yahoo! CEO: iAds 'going to fall apart' for Apple


Known for her salty language and accordian playing, Yahoo! CEO Carol Bartz isn't your typical Internet executive. Along with other comments in a recent Reuters interview, Bartz stated that she felt Apple's iAd service was "going to fall apart for them," since "Apple wants total control over those ads."

Apple, of course, is known for having total control over a number of things: the design of its products, content in the App Store, development of apps, ad infinitum.

AAPL (at 10:46 AM EDT on September 16, 2010): 271.81
YHOO.O (at 10:46 AM EDT on September 16, 2010): 14.04

Need we say more?

[via Business Insider]

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