Struggling Dell Computers Goes Private In $24B Sale To Microsoft, Investors

Slumping personal computer maker Dell is selling itself for $24.4 billion to its founder and a group of investors that includes Microsoft. It’s the largest deal of its kind since the Great Recession dried up financing for risky maneuvers like this.


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Dell Accused Of Trying To Sell Warranties Using Phony Sweepstakes

Customer support representatives at technology purveyor Dell were caught using fabricated contests to try luring callers into purchasing warranties.