U.S. networking giant Cisco on Nov. 9 said it was extending the deadline for acceptance of its $3 billion offer to buy Norwegian video-conferencing company Tandberg, AFP reports. Cisco, in a statement, said it had extended the acceptance period until Nov. 18. It said the terms and conditions were unchanged. Cisco’s offer to acquire all the outstanding shares in Tandberg had been due to expire on Nov. 9. (See "Cisco positioned for bigger education role.") The Tandberg board has unanimously accepted the offer but has faced resistance from some shareholders who believe it is too low…

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