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Dell's discount deal marks end of PC, hype eras

Michael Dell's buyback at 75% off his company's peak price

Dell's discount deal marks end of PC, hype eras

The planned sale of computer company Dell Inc. to founder Michael Dell, buyout firm Silver Lake Partners, Microsoft, and other financiers marks the end of a couple of familiar periods at the busy junction of dollars and data.

Read more in my column in today's Philadelphia Inquirer

Joseph N. DiStefano
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PhillyDeals posts raw drafts and updates of Joseph N. DiStefano's columns and stories about Philly-area finance, investment, commercial real estate, tech, hiring and public spending, which he's been writing since 1989, mostly for the Philadelphia Inquirer.

DiStefano studied economics, history and a little engineering at Penn, taught writing at St. Joe's, and has written the book Comcasted, more than a thousand columns, and thousands of articles, and raised six children with his wife, who is a saint.

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