Stacey Vanek Smith
Feb 5, 2013 Computer maker Dell plans to de-list from the stock market in a $24 billion private equity buyout. It's the biggest such deal in five years.
Feb 5, 2013 Founder Michael Dell, equity firm Silver Lake Partners, and Microsoft are taking the Texas-based company off the market in an effort to make the company more agile, and hopefully, more profitable.
Feb 5, 2013 President Obama's Chief Technology Officer, Todd Park, talks about what exactly America's CTO does -- and announces a second round of the Presidential Innovation Fellows program.
Feb 5, 2013 Some American cities tried this and ran up against a buzz saw of opposition from companies that sell Internet service.
Feb 5, 2013 The FCC looks at what can be done to minimize disruptions to phone service during natural disasters.
Feb 4, 2013 As Dell explores going private, Microsoft is an interested investor. It needs computer companies that focus on Windows-powered machines.
Feb 4, 2013 Are we moving away from an Internet of webpages and toward an Internet of things, or an Internet of interconnected objects?
Jan 23, 2013 Microsoft could chip in as much as $3 billion to the buyout of computer maker Dell, why U.S. firms are stashing foreign cash in American banks, and the second-most popular tourist destination in Florida is not what you think.
Jan 23, 2013 Microsoft is reportedly considering investing billions of dollar in Dell, as part of a deal to take the company private.
Deep Space Industries takes mining to infinity and beyond; The benefit of employee benefits at Google
Jan 23, 2013 Forget coal mining in Appalachia and mineral mining in Africa, a new outfit called Deep Space Industries aims to take drilling to the final frontier. The company is seeking investors for a project to mine asteroids. Also, Google shows just how much employers can benefit from employee benefits.