The amount of attention Facebook stock is getting in our newsroom is insane.
Apple says Bob Mansfield is no longer on Apple’s exec team but will remain at Apple working on special projects reporting to Cook. $AAPL
This typically means statement is forthcoming. Let’s see. Mansfield has a big fan following among rank & file Apple engineers. $AAPL
Apple intriguingly not responding to questions regarding exec Bob Mansfield’s bio disappearing from website. Very unusual.
(Reuters) – Dell Inc founder Michael Dell on Wednesday raised his $24.4 billion bid by $150 million but the sweetened offer is contingent on a key change to the shareholder voting rules that will make it easier for him to take the No.3 personal computer maker private.
The sweetened $13.75 per share bid by Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake came hours before a rescheduled vote on the buyout proposal, which has drawn strong opposition from major investors including billionaire Carl Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management.
Well.. Have to say canceling an already checked in ticket at the very last minute on Southwest is easy breezy and painless. $LUV southwest.
Michael Dell ups offer, delays shareholder meeting as I was at SFO BOARDING flight for Austin. Scrambling to get off. Tired of this drama.
ROUND ROCK, Texas, July 24 (Reuters) – Dell Inc
shareholders converge on Texas on Wednesday to vote on CEO
Michael Dell’s $24.4 billion buyout offer for the company after
a previous meeting was pushed back a week in the hope of
convincing dubious investors to accept the deal.
A meeting called last week at Dell’s headquarters on the
outskirts of Austin was adjourned within minutes after the
company founder and his private equity partner, Silver Lake,
failed to secure enough votes to take the No.3 PC maker private.