You may have heard about the Saudi Prince who paid $105 million this week for a 5% stake in Apple Computer. You have probably also heard about Larry Ellison's desire to buy Apple Computer and fire all of the current management: this was reported in WinInfo last week.
Well, this is where things get interesting: apparently, Bloomberg News interviewed the prince in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and he told the reporter that he and Larry Ellison are "good friends" and that he was interested in listening to Ellison's plans for taking over Apple.
Did the Saudi prince buy Apple as the first step in completing Ellison's plan? No one--the prince, Apple Computer, Ellison, or Oracle, is talking