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Will Dell Offer Chromebooks, Android If Microsoft Loan Arrives?

Amid the PC industry sales slump, Hewlett-Packard (HPQ), Lenovo and Samsung now offer Google Chromebooks and Android tablets. Dell, which may go private with a $2 billion loan from Microsoft (MSFT), has yet to introduce a Chromebook and hasn’t made much Android noise. For Dell, is getting cozier with Microsoft smart or foolish? Hmmm…