We know Microsoft is going through great lengths to get users to switch to Windows 10. Last month it was reported that the company was downloading the installation files of Windows 10 on several Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 systems even when their respective owners hadn’t asked for it, and now we’re learning that the
It may be the week of online sales in India, but Apple has quietly increased prices across the entire Mac lineup. The hike ranges from Rs. 4,000 for the entry-level Mac Mini to Rs. 30,000 for the top of the line Mac Pro. The new prices of all Macs (except the Mac Pro) are now
World No. 1 chipmaker Intel Corp will be given the go-ahead from the EU for its $16.7 billion (roughly Rs. 1,08,178 crores) bid for Altera Corp, its largest ever deal, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday. The US company is looking to Altera to reinforce its portfolio of higher-margin chips used in
Dell Inc is planning to use equity in cloud software company VMware Inc to help pay for its acquisition of EMC Corp in a deal valuing the data storage company at more than $55 billion (roughly Rs. 3,56,276 crores), according to people familiar with the matter. While the bulk of its offer will be in
EMC Corp, the data storage company that is preparing to unveil an agreement to be acquired by personal computer maker Dell Inc as early as Monday, is also planning to seek out other suitors, according to people familiar with the matter. EMC has asked for a ‘go-shop’ provision to be included in the merger agreement
Acer just announced two new Windows 10 devices at a joint event with Microsoft in Taipei – the Aspire R14 convertible notebook and the Aspire Z3-700 all-in-one PC with a built-in battery. The latest incarnation of the Aspire R14 features a thinner 360-degree dual torque hinge which lets you switch from using it as a
Dell Inc. has agreed to buy EMC Corp. for about $67 billion (roughly Rs. 4,34,139 crores) in the largest technology acquisition ever, creating a corporate-computing giant that will use a wider product lineup to woo customers as demand slows and competition stiffens. Dell plans to pay $24.05 (roughly Rs. 1,560) a share in cash plus
Toshiba, SanDisk’s partner in making memory chips, is more likely to sign off on a potential takeover of SanDisk by hard drive maker Western Digital than by rival memory chip maker Micron, analysts said. Micron Technology Inc and Western Digital Corp are in talks with SanDisk Corp about a possible acquisition, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.