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A Silicon Bubble Shows Signs Of Reinflating – NYTimes.com

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Instead, entrepreneurs are increasingly looking to large technology companies like Microsoft, Apple or Google with mountains of cash, not the stock market.

Those three companies have about $90 billion in cash on their books. McKinsey & Company calculates that the largest software and hardware companies have enough excess cash on hand to buy nearly all of the tech industry’s medium-sized companies.

via A Silicon Bubble Shows Signs Of Reinflating – NYTimes.com.

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Written by John Gannon

December 3, 2010 at 11:34 pm

Posted in Uncategorized

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