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ISS backs Dell over Icahn in fight for company

Michael Dell

ISS Proxy Advisory Services is recommending that Dell shareholders approve the offer by CEO Michael Dell and private-equity firm Silver Lake Partners to take the company private, days after the two ruled out sweetening their buyout offer.

Samsung Still Asia's Most Popular Brand

Samsung Galaxy Tablet

South Korean tech giant Samsung holds on to the title of Asia's top brand out of 1,000 competitors for a second year in a row, beating key rivals such as Apple, according to a new survey published on Monday.