Michael Dell to seek majority control in buyout bid

Shawn Knight

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A little over two weeks ago rumors surfaced that Dell was interested in going private. At the time we were hearing that private-equity firm Silver Lake Partners was heavily involved in the negotiations alongside company founder Michael Dell.

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Way more than he needs. I say we seize it all and pay off .067 percent of our national debt instead of letting him reinvest it.


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Dell, here's my one cent cash investment...and one cent statement. :)

anyway, when microsoft pumped cash into the then struggling apple company, did ms had a say in apple operations?


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No but Internet Explorer and Office found there way onto OSX shortly after. Besides it was an deal between Gates and Jobs.