Hardware heavyweights Compaq and IBM show they are more than computer makers as they make major forays into Internet territory with e-commerce and portal deals.
Compaq to buy Shopping.com|
The leading personal computer maker, announces plans to acquire Shopping.com in a cash deal worth about $220 million.
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