Yahoo To Buy Bix.com

Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) has agreed to buy Bix.com, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based provider of online contests. No financial terms were disclosed. Bix was founded earlier this year as 900 Seconds, and raised around $6.75 million in funding from Sutter Hill Ventures, Trinity Ventures and < ?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />StanfordUniversity. www.yahoo.com www.bix.com< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />