How Much Is Twitter Worth to Facebook?
“Facebook has walked away from talks to buy Twitter because the $500 million price tag was too high, according to a report by AllThingsD.
Enlarge This ImageFor Facebook to be a picky value shopper is quite a turnabout from just two years ago, when Yahoo walked away from a deal to buy Facebook largely over the price.
I don’t think that Twitter is as important to Facebook as Facebook could have been to Yahoo. But the whole thing shows how hard it is come up with a value for this sort of Internet company”