A quick look around the tech world this morning:
• Apple is the world's top computer maker, according to a new report, and the numbers aren't even close. Before anyone from Hewlett-Packard or Lenovo can object, Read More →
A roundup of what's coming — this weekend and beyond, though not necessarily in chronological order:
• A Dell buyout could come as soon as Monday, according to Reuters, citing unnamed sources. Michael Dell, founder of the PC maker, Read More →
"The wealth from our family came from Microsoft, so why would we invest in a competitor?"
— Melinda Gates, philanthropist and wife of Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, said on British radio late last week that their kids have asked Read More →
Intel made a surprise announcement this morning: CEO Paul Otellini will be stepping down in May, and the company is starting a search both inside and outside the company for a successor.
As the Merc's Read More →
Intel kicks off the tech earnings season after the markets close today.
The world's largest chip maker last month cut its third-quarter sales forecast, citing weak demand for its chips. Analysts expect Intel to have net income of 50 Read More →