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3 hrs ago | Post and Courier
The first speaker U.S. Sen. Tim Scott invited for his new Women in Leadership series blasted Democrats' "fallacious and insulting" attempts to describe Republicans as waging a "War on Women." As national Democrats seek to gain leverage this election season by tackling the issue of unequal pay among women and men, Scott, R-S.C., brought in former Hewlett Packard CEO and GOP Senate hopeful Carly Fiorina to his backyard to talk about that - and other issues.
6 hrs ago | Forbes.com
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7 hrs ago | NewsFactor
Hewlett-Packard announced an acquisition Thursday, a rare occurrence under CEO Meg Whitman, who took over the Palo Alto tech giant not long after the disastrous $11 billion deal for -software startup Eucalyptus for an undisclosed price, which Recode reported was less than $100 million. Eucalyptus is an open-source software company that helps clients connect to public cloud offerings such as Amazon Web Services.
8 hrs ago | Illinoisreview
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* An Israeli government panel studying new taxes on mining companies will soften its recommendations in its final report, a source close to the committee said on Sunday. * RadioShack Corp is evaluating a $585 million financing package led by UBS AG and hedge fund Standard General LP as the U.S. electronics retailer tries to avert bankruptcy, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
** Anglo-Dutch oil group Royal Dutch Shell has appointed Credit Suisse to advise on the sale of its European liquefied petroleum gas business, the Financial Times reported on Friday, citing four people with knowledge of the decision. ** Hewlett-Packard Co is exploring the sale of its web-based photo sharing service Snapfish, and has held discussions with multiple private equity and industry buyers, a person with knowledge of the situation said.
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Hewlett-Packard Co is exploring the sale of its web-based photo sharing service Snapfish, and has held discussions with multiple private equity and industry buyers, a person with knowledge of the situation said. Snapfish, which HP bought for more than $300 million in 2005 and currently sits within its printing and personal systems group, is considered non-core for the company, the person said, asking not to be named because the matter is not public.
Hewlett-Packard Co. pleaded guilty Thursday to felony charges that former employees bribed Russian government officials for a contract, and the company has been fined $58.7 million.
The Deal : Alliance Data Systems and Conversant announced Thursday that Alliance Data will purchase Conversant in a cash and stock deal valued at approximately $2.3 billion, or $35 per Conversant share. The deal consists of 48% cash and 52% ADS shares, and is expected to close by year end.
Hewlett-Packard is buying cloud-computing software developer Eucalyptus Systems as Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman embarks on new acquisitions to bolster the computer maker's businesses. Eucalyptus, founded in 2009, provides technology that lets companies store, process and deliver computing data via the Internet.
Data storage products maker EMC Corp has decided to explore selling its stake in its software unit, VMware Inc, giving into pressure from Paul Singer-run activist hedge fund Elliott Management Corp, the New York Post reported, citing sources familiar with the matter. Shares of EMC, which has a market value of $59.86 billion, rose 1.4 percent to $29.92 in premarket trading.
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The company's near-record amounts of cash allow it to pursue an acquisition, and "the worst sales forecast among computer peers provides the motivation for HP to buy its way to more competitive products," according to Bloomberg . Whitman's remarks come three years after HP bought data-analysis company Autonomy, which ultimately led to an $8.8 billion writedown and numerous shareholder lawsuits.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 02:33 pm
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