Articles by Michael Dell

  • Dell And Goldstein: Two of Tech World Visionaries Who Saw Apple's FutureDell And Goldstein: Two of Tech World Visionaries Who Saw Apple's Future

    April 11 2014 3:45 PM

    April is a significant month to pay tribute for those who paved a way for their genius ideas in the world of technology.

  • The World’s Richest in Technology: Bill Gates Tops Again, Zucherberg is 2013 Top Earner

    March 05 2014 1:49 PM

    Technology can produce wealth, when tapped rightfully. When Forbes gives its list of the world’s wealthiest people, topping the list is no less than a man from technology – Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates. Another figure from tech, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is the top earner of the year.

  • Facebook Inc. Bounces Back with Mobile Ad Revenues, CEO Mark Zuckerberg's Net Worth Now $16.8 Billion

    July 26 2013 5:18 PM

    Facebook Inc.'s shares rose to new heights in more than a year as news of its astounding revenues in mobile ads is regarded as the turning point for comeback of the social networking giant in the stock market.

  • Dell Ships in July Thumb-Sized PC Project Ophelia

    May 21 2013 9:23 AM

    U.S. PC-maker Dell said over the weekend that it would begin to ship in July a thumb-sized computer called Project Ophelia. The Android-based device as big as a USB stick, will sell for $100.

  • Blackstone Pulls Out of Race for Dell Acquisition

    April 24 2013 9:42 AM

    While the game is getting harder, Blackstone Group is rumored to have pulled out of a race for a Dell acquisition. Certainly, the good news on the matter has cheered up the remaining participants of the aggressive and ruthless bidding for iconic Dell Inc.

  • Southeastern Demands Dell’s Stockholders List

    March 07 2013 11:49 AM

    On the 5th of March, Southeastern Asset Management Inc., which happens to be Dell's largest long-term shareholder, requested Dell Inc.'s stockholder list in an official paper sent to the company's board of directors. The letter disclosed that the $24.4 billion proposed buyout conducted by Dell CEO Michael Dell and Silver Lake reflected the weak position of the company.

  • Bestselling Online Deals from Dell as Company Returns to Private Owners

    February 07 2013 10:58 AM

    Dell is taking a tough road this year as it goes private with a $24.4 billion deal. The founder of the computer company, Michael Dell, in partnership with Silver Lake, made a striking deal to take back Dell in the biggest buyback in history since the 2008 global financial crisis.

  • Michael Dell Buys Back Company for $24.4 B

    February 06 2013 10:51 AM

    Financially challenged computer manufacturer Dell is selling the company to its former owner and other investors for $24.4 billion. Dell announced on Tuesday night that it has reached a complex agreement that would allow the company founder, Michael Dell, to buyback the company

  • Microsoft’s Investment in Dell Might be Risky

    January 25 2013 4:14 PM

    Microsoft Corp., the software giant, considers the $3 billion investment in Dell Inc. which happens to be the world's third largest PC maker.

  • Dell: Business Refocus, Emerging Markets to Keep Us Afloat

    July 18 2012 4:08 PM

    Dell is unfazed by projections that the global PC market will continue to shrink as consumers jump over to smartphones and tablet computers, according to company founder and chief executive Michael Dell.

  • New Dell Tablet: Not Budget Priced; Windows 8; 10.1-Inch Screen

    May 25 2012 5:09 PM

    The Dell tablet isn't dead. Unlike Hewlett-Packard, which liquidated its TouchPad tablets at $99 apiece, another Dell tablet aims to compete with the market leading Apple iPad.

  • Nokia, Lenovo, Dell All Working on Windows 8 Tablet

    March 17 2012 8:31 AM

    Nokia, Dell and Lenovo are all planning on releasing Windows 8 tablets this year. While Nokia hasn't said when exactly the new tablet will come out Dell and Lenovo seem to be racing to be the first manufacturer to release a Windows 8 tablet this year.

  • Michael Dell: Keeping or Letting Go of Low Margin PC Business? [Photos]

    October 19 2011 6:52 PM

    Dell Inc. will be a company to provide services and solutions to businesses.

  • Dell to release seven-inch tablet

    October 01 2010 1:05 PM

    Amit Midha, Dell's Greater China President, said that his company is scheduled to launch a seven-inch tablet in the next few weeks and a 10-inch tablet in around 6-12 months.

  • Dell: We did not knowingly ship faulty motherboards

    July 02 2010 4:57 PM

    By Ed Oswald, BetanewsDell on Thursday attempted to minimize the damage done by the release of documents related to a 2007 court case involving faulty PCs, saying it did not knowingly ship faulty motherboards to its customers.The continuing fallout may be enough to force CEO Michael Dell to go publi...

  • Unsealed court documents reveal Dell knew it sold faulty computers

    June 29 2010 10:09 PM

    By Ed Oswald, BetanewsDocuments recently unsealed in a three-year old court case against Dell Computer indicated that the company sold millions of computers with faulty parts, knowing full well that the components inside were faulty.First reported by the New York Times, the computers were sold in a ...