Like most everything else in the tech industry, merger and acquisitions slowed in the past few years, with U.S.-based activity hitting $2.3 billion in the second quarter of this year compared with $13.8 billion in the same period last year. But the worst might be over, according to a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers, given a comeback late this year of billion-dollar deals and a wave of startups set on taking the IPO leap in 2010.

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