Michael Dell, company thriving with PC sales approach

...founder and chief executive of Dell Computer Corp., doesn't brag about...slightly-below-expectation figures in Dell Computer's most recent quarter have brought...industry analysts say. Still, Dell Computer remains in a class of its own...

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...stocks extended the sector's rally Thursday after Dell Computer Corp. became the second big high-tech firm in as...Dell issues brighter earnings outlook AUSTIN, Texas - Dell Computer Corp., the nation's No. 1 computer maker, said...

IBM, Dell announce deal

NEW YORK -- They won't carry labels saying "IBM Inside," but Dell Computer Corp.'s machines soon will fill up with more hard-disk drives, memory chips and other parts made by Big Blue. IBM and Dell...

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Retailers go after refund spenders

...wants a piece of it. So do Home Depot, Lowe's and Dell Computer. And in a light-hearted commercial playing off the...Another rebate. To boost the sluggish PC business, Dell Computer Corp. is making an offer it hopes no taxpaying couple...

Dell in talks with Microsoft about custom-designing computers

...computer makers are seeking on their own to try to loosen the software maker's grasp on how PCs look and operate. Dell Computer Corp. chief executive Michael Dell on Monday said his company was talking to Microsoft about custom-designing the...

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E.L. Doctorow and the life of the mind

...his talk to technology and its potential threats to privacy and creative freedom.During his recent interview, a Dell computer on his desk, Doctorow notes that while researching An drew's Brain he read about scientists attempting to solve...

Business briefs: New computer made for business

...Windows operating software. Other makers, such as Dell Computer Corp., Hewlett-Packard Co. and IBM, are expected...Dell profits up in second quarter AUSTIN, Texas -- Dell Computer Corp. posted a 47 percent increase in second-quarter...

It's time to prepare for potential Y2K problems

...large proportion of them out there that really haven't addressed it," says Dave Cunningham, program manager for Dell Computer's Year 2000 Worldwide program, who says ordinary non-techies can solve this themselves. "They have full capability...

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Apple's iBook inspires rainbow of laptops

...cover in different tones of blue, gray, green or red. Dell Computer, another longtime purveyor of plain-looking computers...formal look of the machines they seek to out-class. Dell Computer introduced its Inspiron laptops in Tahoe Blue and Storm...

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Man charged with trying to shoplift computers

...North Augusta Department of Public Safety incident report.About 4:50 p.m., a store employee saw two men load a Dell computer and an HP computer into a shopping cart in the electronics department, the report says. The two men pushed the cart...

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