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3 hrs ago | NewsFactor

Double Duty: HP's CEO Meg Whitman Named Chairman

Meg Whitman just gained a bit more clout within Hewlett-Packard. Whitman has been president and chief executive of the technology giant since September 2011, and now has also been named chairman, filling the shoes of interim chairman Ralph Whitworth.


Related Topix: US Governors, Meg Whitman, HP, Hewlett-Packard, Computers

8 hrs ago |

Ex-Autonomy finance chief seeks to challenge HP buyout pact

Ex-Autonomy finance chief Shushovan Hussain said Hewlett-Packard's deal with investors to sue him over its $8.8 billion loss tied to the Autonomy purchase is illegal because it shields HP executives from blame.


Related Topix: Startups, Autonomy, Computers, HP, Hewlett-Packard

10 hrs ago | The China Post

Acer overtakes Samsung in Chromebooks

Shipments of Acer Chromebooks surpassed those of Samsung in the global market in the second quarter of the year, according to a Taiwanese market research firm.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Computers, Acer

14 hrs ago |

Innovation challenges for IT firms

TOUGH TASK: Satya Nadella, the newly appointed CEO of Microsoft, has decided to phase out the Nokia X series phones to promote their indigenous Windows 8 platform resulting in massive lay-offs of several thousand employees As established technology companies become old and gear for a generational leadership change, the interesting phenomenon ... (more)


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Groove Commerce, Infosys Technologies, Software, Science, Computer Science, Opinion

16 hrs ago | Mashable

Schools Are Gobbling Up Chromebooks: 1 Million Sold in 3 Months

Schools purchased more than 1 million Chromebooks - budget laptops that run Chrome OS - in the second quarter of 2014, Google announced on Monday.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Google, Startups, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, Google Drive, iPhone App, Science / Technology, Apple, Computers

20 hrs ago | DigiTimes

Dell aims to ship 30 million notebooks in 2015

Based on requests for quotation received by Taiwan-based notebook ODMs, Dell aims to ramp up its notebook shipments by 40% to almost 30 million units in 2015, bringing it closer to Lenovo and Hewlett-Packard , which are estimated to ship 32-35 million units, according to sources from the upstream supply chain.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks

Yesterday | Express India

HP's IT in new design

Summary HP has launched a string of products and services to help enterprises navigate the complex process of IT transformation.


Sat Jul 19, 2014

Global notebook computer Q3 shipments could rise over 4%

Taipei, July 19 Shipments of notebook computers worldwide for the third quarter of this year are expected to rise more than 4 percent from a quarter earlier due to the back-to-school buying spree, according to Taipei-based Digitimes Research.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Computers, World News, Taiwan, Acer

CNet News

HP Grows Efforts to Target IBM, Lenovo Server Customers

An HP executive says the company is seeing its win rate against IBM increase since Big Blue announced the deal with Lenovo in January.


News Guardian

Company expands on Cobalt Business Park

HP has decided to expand its presence at the business park, where it already occupies two buildings, by securing space on the second and third floors of Cobalt 21b.



IC's will never make it

The Ic's melted. We figured IC's would never make it.... I recall a postal sorting machine prototype that I worked on in the early 1990's that periodically would make a loud bang and one of the integrated circuits would look like a cigarette lighter with a flame shooting out of the middle.


Related Topix: National Semiconductor Corporation

Fri Jul 18, 2014

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HP gives leadership to Whitman top-down

Hewlett-Packard announced that it's giving the leadership of its board of directors to CEO Meg Whitman, after two chairmen had led the board but not the company in the years following CEO Mark Hurd's ouster.


Related Topix: HP, Computers


Here are the IoT Top 10 Movers and Shakers

Using the same research from the marketing influence platform provider Appinions, let's take a look at the top ten movers and shakers.


Related Topix: Best of 2007, Marketing, Home Automation, Microsoft, Startups, Privacy

Why Meg Whitman's Ascent to Chairman of HP Signals New Beginning

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Related Topix: US Governors, Meg Whitman, Mozilla, HP, Computers

Monterey County Herald

HP's CEO Meg Whitman also named chairman

Following the resignation of Hewlett-Packard's chairman Ralph Whitworth earlier this week, the company on Thursday named its CEO, Meg Whitman, to fill the post.


Related Topix: HP, Hewlett-Packard, Computers


Choosing Between These Three 'Computers' is a Difficult Task

Sitting in front of us are three "computers:" a tablet, a new ultrabook and a so-called convertible device that can be used as an ultrabook or tablet.


Related Topix: Computers, Laptops/Notebooks, Scanners, Startups, Intel

Data Center Knowledge

Microsoft and HP Launch Program to Get Customers Off Windows 2003

To empower channel partners and customers to migrate legacy Windows 2003 Server installations to newer platforms that integrate better with Azure cloud services, Microsoft and Hewlett Packard are launching a program to help ease the transition.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Microsoft Windows, Science / Technology


Dell Sues - Demoted' Asia Executive to Stop Him Joining HP

Dell Inc., the second-largest computer-server maker, asked a Singapore court to bar its former Asia enterprise market vice president from joining Hewlett-Packard Co.


Related Topix: Computers, Dell, HP


Microsoft now leads in tech layoffs

Microsoft's planned 18,000 job cuts , or 14% of its workforce, is the biggest tech layoff announced this year, surpassing Hewlett-Packard's announcement in May that it was cutting 16,000 jobs.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Publishing, Media, Seattle Times

Thu Jul 17, 2014

3000 NewsWire

TBT: When users posterized HP's strategy

The Orange County Register captured this picture of the football-field sized poster assembled to call notice to the 3000 at the annual Interex show.


Related Topix: California