Dell targets gaming

2018-02-05 19:43

Computer-maker Dell is making a bigger push into gaming with the launch of Software Command Centre, which is tailored for players from novice to expert.

Acer launches world's thinnest laptop at 8.98mm

2018-01-09 15:06

Computer-manufacturer Acer has launched the world’s thinnest laptop, measuring less than a centimetre.

Johannesburg among top cities for women entrepreneurs

2016-06-27 20:21

Johannesburg is among the top 25 cities in the world which fosters high potential women entrepreneurs, according to the 2016 Women Entrepreneur Cities Index.

Clear signal from Dell

2013-12-19 07:20

Dell aims to cross the divide between business and home, says Arthur Goldstuck.

Dell founder buys his brand back

2013-10-30 10:41

Michael Dell has again became the owner of the US computer maker he founded and that bears his name.

Icahn admits defeat in battle for Dell

2013-09-09 19:45

Carl Icahn has acknowledged defeat in his effort to block a private equity buyout of Dell, but still argued the plan "greatly undervalues" the company.

Icahn sues over Dell buyout bid

2013-08-02 07:29

American investor Carl Icahn has filed a lawsuit aimed at blocking changes in timing and terms for shareholder voting on a bid to take computer maker Dell private.

Dell poised for key shareholder vote

2013-07-17 09:06

Dell shareholders are set to vote on a $24.4bn buyout plan which would take Dell private and allow restructuring without the pressures of a publicly traded firm.

Dell considering smart watch technology

2013-07-08 13:39

Dell is actively considering new mobile devices and form factors as interest in traditional computers continues to fall.

Dell profits plunge on PC woes

2013-05-17 09:47

US computer giant Dell says its quarterly profit plunged 79% from a year ago, as a shift away from PCs hammered the company's bottom line.


Dell to bring newly launched laptops to SA by February

2018-01-28 16:04

Computer-maker Dell has announced that it will be bringing its XPS 13 and the first XPS 15 2-in-1 laptop to South Africa by February.

Jozi on top-50 list for women entrepreneurs

2017-08-06 21:30

Johannesburg ranks 28th out of 50 cities on the latest annual Dell Women Entrepreneur Cities Index.

Dell buys EMC storage for $67bn

2015-10-12 16:26

Computer giant Dell Inc is buying cloud computing company EMC Corporation in the biggest ever takeover in the technology industry.

Cat pee smell has laptop owners hissing

2013-10-31 22:46

People who own Dell Latitude 6430u laptops are complaining that their pricey new computers are emitting a smell similar to cat urine.

Dell takes company private

2013-09-13 10:54

Dell shareholders have approved a proposal to take the iconic computer company private as it attempts to navigate a fast-changing technology market.

Dell profits take fresh hit amid PC woes

2013-08-16 09:48

Dell says its quarterly profit plunged 72% from a year ago as the struggling computer giant felt the impact of weak PC sales.

Dell postpones vote on go-private plan

2013-07-19 10:43

Dell has postponed a vote on a $24.4bn go-private buyout plan, creating new uncertainty for the former number one computer maker.

PC sales continue to slide, poll shows

2013-07-11 09:57

Worldwide sales of personal computers dropped for a fifth consecutive quarter, the longest decline in the PC market's history, a research firm says.

Dell board backs CEO's buyout offer

2013-05-31 19:05

Dell's board says a takeover bid by the firm's founder and CEO is in the best interest of the slumping PC maker's shareholders and asked them to approve the deal.

Icahn nominates himself for Dell board

2013-05-14 09:21

Carl Icahn is nominating himself and 11 other candidates for spots on the Dell board of directors, a nomination form shows.

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