Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake have increased their bid to buy computing business Dell to $13.75 a share, 10 cents higher than their previous bid.
Verizon no longer wants its wireless destiny tied to the European carrier Vodafone.
Clearwire’s fate is beginning to resemble a daytime soap opera.
Battery Ventures has closed its tenth fund to support companies of all shapes and sizes, as well as a side fund dedicated to later stage growth and buyouts.
Google is the latest company to be connected to a potential buyout of troubled Yahoo Inc. The search giant has talked to at least two equity firms about helping it acquire a chunk of Yahoo, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal, which sites an unnamed source close to the matter.
Guest Post (Editor’s note: Jeff Bussgang is a General Partner at Flybridge Capital Partners. This column originally appeared on his blog Seeing Both Sides.)
Guest Post (Editor’s note: Megan Jones is a Director at Hadley Partners. A modified version of this story appeared on the company’s blog.)