Microsoft in talks to buy adware developer

Friday, 1 July 2005, 2:39 AM EST

Microsoft has been discussing the possibility of buying a developer of adware, Claria, according to reports published in U.S. newspapers Thursday. However, the deal is in danger of falling through, in part because of concerns about how such a move would be seen by the public, the reports said.

By Peter Sayer at InfoWorld.

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