Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 5th Feb 2013 14:29 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems "Dell today announced it has signed a definitive merger agreement under which Michael Dell, Dell's Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, in partnership with global technology investment firm Silver Lake, will acquire Dell." So, Dell has gone private, and Microsoft has contributed a $2 billion loan to the deal.
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Goodbye Dell
by segedunum on Tue 5th Feb 2013 21:41 UTC
segedunum
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When a company goes private what happens is the investors get the company into debt to buy it and then rape the living daylights out of anything salvageable.

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