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May 31, 2006 at 11:19 AM

Is Michael Dell still welcome in Medina?

If the PC baron is invited back to Bill Gates’ CEO Summit, he may get seated in the back, near the bathrooms.

First Dell agreed to preload Google software, and today the company said it will load Skype on its unusual new XPS media centers.

Microsoft has played nice with Skype owner eBay in the past, but there’s an interesting rivalry developing between Skype and Microsoft’s Messenger communication client.

Comments | Topics: Dell, Microsoft

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