Has Gateway been taken over by Sony?

  v1asco 09:59 08 Apr 2006

or was the assistant in Staples mistaken?


  anchor 10:02 08 Apr 2006

I cannot see any reference to it on Google.

  SG Atlantis® 10:21 08 Apr 2006

Gateway own Emachines. Recently Dell now own Alienware and I have heard nothing or seen anything to say Sony have bought Gateway.

More on Gateway click here

  Stuartli 22:26 09 Apr 2006

I think that your Staples assistant has probably confused the speculation of two years ago that Apple Computers Inc was to be taken over by Sony...:-)

"Publication Date: 8 March 2004


Shares of Apple Computer Inc surged to a year's high Friday amid a spate of speculation that the company was about to be bought by Sony Corp. The fact that there was no confirmation of the rumors did not deter buyers and a counter-rumor also took hold suggesting that Apple itself was about to announce a big acquisition."

  v1asco 08:13 10 Apr 2006

thought it a bit strange.

  v1asco 08:13 10 Apr 2006

thought it a bit strange.

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