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Dell dumps $299 Windows RT tablet, now cheapest is $479

The price of a Windows RT tablet at Dell's website went from $299 on Friday morning to $479 for a tablet bundled with a keyboard by the end of the day.

Dell profit slides 72 percent as privatization battle drags on

Dell reported a 72 percent drop in profit on Thursday, a month before an expected shareholder vote that could shape the future of the company.

Dell OKs new plan for shareholder vote on raised offer from Michael Dell

The Special Committee overseeing Dell's buyout proposal has reached an agreement with company founder Michael Dell and his associates, Silver Lake Partners, on a proposed purchase in which shareholders will get US$13.75 per share and a special dividend of $0.13.

Icahn files lawsuit to force Friday vote on Dell buyout

Carl Icahn Thursday filed a lawsuit against Dell and its board of directors on Thursday.

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Dell strikes down shareholder vote proposal for buyout

Dell's board gave company founder Michael Dell and his associates, Silver Lake Partners, a setback in their fight with investor Carl Icahn to take the PC maker private.

Dell's Project Ophelia thumb-sized PC

Dell's Project Ophelia could be more bad news for PCs

Thumb-drive sized Android PC is a cost-effective tool for virtualized, cloud-connected companies.

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Icahn criticizes Dell for vote rule change on proposed deal

The takeover bout for Dell resumed on Monday. Shareholders vote on Aug. 2.

Dell's Project Ophelia thumb-sized PC

Dell's thumb-size PC, Project Ophelia, ships to testers

Dell has started shipping its thumb-size PC called Project Ophelia to beta testers and is preparing to ship the final product in the coming months.

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Icahn in control after Dell ups offer to take company private

A decision to raise the offer to take Dell private by Michael Dell and his Silver Lake partners is a concession that rival Carl Icahn and affiliated parties may have an upper hand in the wrangling, observers say.

Michael Dell raises buyout offer for Dell by $0.10 per share, with new voting conditions

Michael Dell has raised his offer to take Dell private by US$0.10 per share, to about $24.7 billion, after the company was forced to delay a vote because stockholders seemed inclined to reject the bid.