Agustino Fontevecchia of Forbes:
Carl Icahn just won’t sit tight. In a filing released after market hours on Monday, the billionaire investor revealed a 9.3% passive stake in Nuance Communications, a voice-recognition company reportedly behind Apple’s Siri. Shares in the company surged in after-hours trading.
And the countdown until he attempts to force a sale to Apple (which probably should have and would have bought the company a long time if the CEO wasn’t a Steve Jobs-like hardass) is officially underway.