Neowin News Feed for: Michael dell dell/ Neowin News Feed for: Michael dell en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Dell has just bought EMC for $67 billion in latest acquisition <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Dell announced it will acquire EMC for $67 billion in cash and stock, in an aim to diversify its markets. EMC is responsible for virtualization software VMware and enterprise cloud software Pivotal. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Hull) Mon, 12 Oct 2015 12:54:01 +0000 Dell shareholders approve plan to take the company private with Microsoft's help <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1711697481micro-dell.png" alt="" /></div>Dell&#039;s shareholders have now approved a plan from the PC company&#039;s founder Michael Dell to take the company private again, which will be helped with a $2 billion investment from Microsoft. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 12 Sep 2013 15:57:46 +0000 Dell posts Q2 earnings, sees 72% decline in profits <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1478828021dell-logo-blue-bg.png" alt="" /></div>Dell has posted its quarterly earnings report and while its yearly revenue is pretty much flat the company has seen a 72% decline in profits. Dell is also trying to go back to being private company. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Fri, 16 Aug 2013 10:03:25 +0000 Michael Dell improves his offer again to take Dell private <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1711697481micro-dell.png" alt="" /></div>Dell founder and CEO Michael Dell has agreed to once again improve his offer to the company&#039;s shareholder in his attempt to take Dell back to being a private company. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Fri, 02 Aug 2013 16:58:17 +0000 Michael Dell wants to stay with Dell even if buyout fails <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1711697481micro-dell.png" alt="" /></div>In a new interview, Dell founder and CEO Michael Dell says he will still like to stay with the PC company he created even if his plan to take the business private fails in an upcoming shareholder vote <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Mon, 29 Jul 2013 14:21:15 +0000 Michael Dell improves offer slightly to take Dell private <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1711697481micro-dell.png" alt="" /></div>Dell has postponed its shareholder vote on going private again, this time to August 2nd, but this time they will have a slightly better share offer from Michael Dell to consider. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Wed, 24 Jul 2013 14:24:23 +0000 Dell delays shareholder vote on going private until July 24th <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1711697481micro-dell.png" alt="" /></div>PC maker Dell has delayed a planned vote by its shareholders on a proposal to take the company private until July 24th, with reports that the current proposal did not have enough votes. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 18 Jul 2013 13:48:33 +0000 Carl Icahn would like to merge HP and Dell; thinks PC industry is 'going downhill' <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1711697481micro-dell.png" alt="" /></div>Billionaire Carl Icahn says he would like to merge the PC businesses of HP and Dell if his efforts to take over Dell is successful. He also claims that the PC industry is &quot;going downhill.&quot; <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Sat, 11 May 2013 20:35:29 +0000 Dell buyout talks advancing, loans being lined up <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/228829709dell-logo-grey-bg.png" alt="" /></div>With talks of a Dell buyout breaking earlier this week, it looks like Silver Lakes, the private equity firm looking to complete the deal, has four major banks lined up to finance the deal. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Stevenson) Thu, 17 Jan 2013 12:57:28 +0000 Dell CEO: "The interest in Windows 8 is quite high" <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1158927903windows-8-logo-grey.png" alt="" /></div>Dell founder and CEO Michael Dell claimed today,&quot;The interest in Windows 8 is quite high.&quot; as part of his address at the company&#039;s annual Dell World event in Austin, Texas. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Wed, 12 Dec 2012 22:10:00 +0000 Dell: Surface market share will be less than 2 percent <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1478828021dell-logo-blue-bg.png" alt="" /></div>During Tuesday&#039;s second-quarter earnings call, Michael Dell commented on the potential market performance of upcoming competitor product Microsoft Surface, saying sales will be &quot;relatively small.&quot; <a href="">Read more...</a> (Nathan Tsui) Wed, 22 Aug 2012 04:04:15 +0000 Michael Dell doesn't see smartphones as a threat to PC <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/10319688d.jpg" alt="" /></div>Michael Dell, the founder and current CEO of PC maker Dell, said in a new interview that he doesn&#039;t see the rise of the smartphone or the tablet as a threat to the PC business. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Tue, 10 Jan 2012 12:06:19 +0000