May 22- Microsoft Corp and Salesforce.com Inc held "significant talks" this spring but could not reach a deal over pricing, CNBC reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Microsoft was willing to offer about $55 billion for the world's biggest maker of online sales software. Microsoft shares fell 0.6 percent to $47.11 and were the biggest drag on the...» Read More
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