Wednesday, September 16, 2009Dell to pay US$4 million for deceptive business practices Dell misled customers by promising cheap financing while charging high credit rates, says New York’s attorney general ...
Monday, August 31, 2009Dell, HP comes to Microsoft's rescue on Word injunction HP and Dell tells court that forcing Microsoft to alter Word would require computer makers to conduct expensive and time-consuming re-tests of machines running the software ...
Friday, August 14, 2009Dell moving from netbooks to smartbooks with Linux OS In an effort to expand its Linux offerings, Dell is researching new netbook-type devices and will soon offer netbook Linux OSupgrades, a company official said on Wednesday.
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Tuesday, July 28, 2009Dell settles sexual discrimination class action suit for $9.9 million Under the terms, Dell admits no wrongdoing but puts $3.8 million into fund for base pay adjustments for current female employees
Wednesday, April 01, 2009HP, Dell and Lenovo rapped for broken green promises Latest report from Greenpeace alleged the trio broke their promise to phase-out toxic chemical in 2009 products. Nokia and Samsung retain their green halo
Monday, March 23, 2009Dell sees bright spot in IBM acquisition of Sun Just the rumour of IBM snapping up Sun Microsystem creates an enormous opportunity for Dell according to the computer company's boss
Wednesday, February 04, 2009Intel out, Lenovo in Intel shuts down its Shanghai plant, while a Lenovo attempts to recapture lost sales by refocusing on China
Thursday, October 16, 2008Platform teams up with Dell on HPC Open Cluster Stack works with Dell OpenManage and third-party open source tools. Why Info-Tech’s Darin Stahl says this helps with efficiency
Wednesday, July 16, 2008Apple passes Acer, becomes third in PC sales The company's sales grew 38 per cent in the last quarter in the U.S., where not just consumers but SMBs and enterprises are looking at its hardware, says a Gartner analyst
Sunday, January 20, 2008Dell adds PowerEdge blades for data centre play The company counters offering from HP and IBM with its M-Series, which will include a 10U enclosure along with systems management technology intended to keep energy costs down
Sunday, August 26, 2007Acer to acquire Gateway for $710 million The U.S. desktop firm is swallowed by the Taiwanese giant in its biggest deal ever, one that could vault Acer into the No. 3 spot in the U.S. PC market, behind only HP and Dell
Thursday, August 16, 2007Dull desktops need feature facelift The latest PCs for consumers boast vibrant colours and regular infusions of speed, but enterprise firms want something predictable. That doesn't mean corporate machines can't improve, too
Wednesday, March 28, 2007Playing the right ace – the ascent of Acer Canada Last year the Canadian PC market set records for shipments of desktop, laptop and x86 servers, according to the latest figures from IDC Canada.
Thursday, November 09, 2006Oracle zeros in on Red Hat Given Oracle’s appetite for buying companies, nobody thought twice about rumours that CEO Larry Ellison had his eye on a Linux vendor that would give his company its own Operating System.
Thursday, October 26, 2006Battery recall: it keeps going and going The spate of recent laptop battery recalls has become one big headache for many enterprise IT staffers, but industry observers believe the headache may turn into an incessant migraine.