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Dell offers undisclosed number of employee buyouts

ROUND ROCK, Texas, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- U.S. computer maker Dell is offering to buy out an undisclosed number of employees to cut operating expenses, the company said.

Icahn withdraws demand for Dell share appraisal

ROUND ROCK, Texas, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- Activist investor Carl Icahn said he has withdrawn a demand for a share value appraisal that could have stalled the sale of U.S. computer giant Dell.

Icahn says he is done fighting Dell deal

ROUND ROCK, Texas, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Investor Carl Icahn says he's done fighting the $24.8 billion Dell takeover bid by the U.S. technology giant's founder, which is scheduled for a vote Thursday.

Dell Inc, Michael Dell reach new terms on bid

ROUND ROCK, Texas, Aug. 2 (UPI) -- The special committee reviewing bids for U.S. computer company Dell Inc., said it has agreed on a new deal with company founder Michael Dell.

Michael Dell and backers tweak deal for computer giant

ROUND ROCK, Texas, July 24 (UPI) -- Company founder Michael Dell and his financial backers have increased their offer to take U.S. technology giant Dell Inc. private.

Icahn tweaks his offer for Dell

ROUND ROCK, Texas, July 12 (UPI) -- Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has juiced up his offer for U.S. computer firm Dell Inc., a week before shareholders vote on a rival plan.

Advisory firm backs Dell buyout deal

ROUND ROCK, Texas, July 8 (UPI) -- An influential shareholder advisory firm Monday threw its weight behind Michael Dell's offer to take U.S. technology giant Dell Inc. private.

Dell considers 'wearable' computers

ROUND ROCK, Texas, July 6 (UPI) -- The future of U.S. computer giant Dell could be in wearable computers, the company's vice president of global personal computing said.

Dell board goes with Michael Dell's $24.4 billion deal

ROUND ROCK, Texas, May 31 (UPI) -- The board at U.S. computer giant Dell said the best offer on the table was a bid by founder Michael Dell to take the company private.

Report: Blackstone gives up pursuit of Dell

ROUND ROCK, Texas, April 19 (UPI) -- Blackstone Group said it was no longer interested in pursuing U.S. computer firm Dell Inc., partly due to floundering sales.

Dell's board strikes deal with Carl Icahn

ROUND ROCK, Texas, April 16 (UPI) -- The board of U.S. computer maker Dell has reached a deal with investor Carl Icahn that shapes his influence while the board ponders sale options.

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Haircuts in Cyprus could top 60 percent ... Judge drops antitrust claims in Libor suit ... To go private, Dell Inc. denigrates Dell ... Police warn of PC ransomware virus ... News from United Press International.

To go private, Dell Inc. denigrates Dell

ROUND ROCK, Texas, March 30 (UPI) -- U.S. computer giant Dell Inc. is basing its argument for going private on falling revenue and a need to reinvent itself, a regulatory filing says.

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Market upswing crumbles Monday ... Dell says it has new purchase offers ... H&M releases supplier list ... FCC rule is a sticky wicket for Murdoch ... News from United Press International.
Dell says it has new purchase offers

Dell says it has new purchase offers

ROUND ROCK, Texas, March 25 (UPI) -- U.S. computer giant Dell says it has received bids from Blackstone Group LP and billionaire investor Carl Icahn that could best an earlier offer.

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Markets post gains Monday ... FDIC reaching settlements on the QT ... Icahn signs confidentiality pact with Dell ... Boeing close to go-ahead on 777 upgrade ... News from United Press International.

Icahn signs confidentiality pact with Dell

ROUND ROCK, Texas, March 11 (UPI) -- Activist investor Carl Icahn said he had agreed to a confidentiality agreement with U.S. computer maker Dell, which allows him to review the books.

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Dow hits another high, jobless claims fall ... Fed stress tests show healthier banks ...Icahn stirs the pot at Dell ... Law schools launching clinics of their own ... News from United Press International.

Icahn stirs the pot at Dell

ROUND ROCK, Texas, March 7 (UPI) -- Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said U.S. computer maker Dell Inc. should consider a $9 per share dividend if a sale of the company falls through.

Dell deal could be scuttled

NEW YORK, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- A major shareholder in Dell, Southeastern Asset Management, said it opposes a $24.4 billion deal for the U.S. computer giant to go private.

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Stock indexes head higher ... Dell to go private in $24.4 billion deal ... Justice files $5B suit against S&P ... BlackBerry says thanks with a gift phone ... News from United Press International.
Dell to go private in $24.4 billion deal

Dell to go private in $24.4 billion deal

ROUND ROCK, Texas, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- U.S. computer giant Dell said Tuesday it had agreed to go private in a $24.4 billion deal that is meant to buy time for a turnaround.

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Stocks mixed Friday ... MSD Capital in talks for Dell acquisition ... 2012 vehicle recalls topped 16.2 million ... Britain retail spending up ... and down ... News from United Press International.

MSD Capital in talks for Dell buyout

NEW YORK, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- MSD Capital in New York is discussing a leveraged buyout of computer company Dell, sources told The New York Times.

Nokia said working on Windows 8 tablet

SAN FRANCISCO, March 12 (UPI) -- Finland's Nokia is developing a tablet computer that will run Windows 8, a strategy Dell also is pursuing, DigiTimes reported.
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