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2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Hewlett-Packard's quarterly sales top expectations, but earnings miss

Buoyed by a big increase in its personal computer business, tech giant Hewlett-Packard on Wednesday reported third-quarter sales that exceeded what Wall Street had forecast, but its profit slumped from the same period last year.


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

2 hrs ago | Bloomberg

HP Third-Quarter Sales Top Estimates as PC Revenue Jumps

Profit excluding certain items in the period ended July 31 was 89 cents a share, with revenue rising 1.3 percent to $27.6 billion, the Palo Alto , California-based company said today in a statement.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, US Governors, Meg Whitman, Printers, Computers

3 hrs ago | Reuters

Hewlett-Packard posts surprise revenue gain

Hewlett-Packard Co posted a surprise increase in quarterly revenue after revenue from its personal computer division climbed 12 percent, but flat to declining revenue in its other units underscored the company's uphill battle to revive growth.


Related Topix: HP, Hewlett Packard, Computers, Science, Computer Science

4 hrs ago | Re/code

HP Still Touting Windows 7 PCs, Two Years After Windows 8 Debut

While Microsoft continues to update Windows 8 to address its critics, some computer makers have a different way to please fans of classic Windows: Just keep selling computers with the old software.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Hewlett Packard, Microsoft, Startups, Computers, Microsoft Windows, Science / Technology

5 hrs ago | CNET

Online backup company Backblaze releases Android app, too

By letting Android users see files stored on their PCs, Backblaze takes another step toward sync services such as Dropbox.


Related Topix: Backblaze, Dropbox, Science / Technology, Microsoft Office, Computers

9 hrs ago | Ain't It Cool News

Amc Renews Halt and Catch Fire For Season Two

I can't recommend "Halt and Catch Fire" but I can't stop watching it and look forward to it thrilling and frustrated me next season as well.


Related Topix: Computers, Inventions, Science / Technology, Nielsen, Texas

10 hrs ago | PC World

Lenovo targets small businesses with three new budget-priced desktop PCs

Lenovo today took the wraps off three diminutive desktop PCs aimed at small businesses with tight budgets.


Related Topix: Lenovo, Small Business, Personal Finance, CPU, Science / Technology, Startups, Intel

12 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Stealth.Com Introduces New Powerful Mini PCs with Four (4) LAN Ports...

Stealth.Com Inc. , a leader in industrial computer and embedded PC hardware has released four new powerful small PC models featuring unprecedented network connectivity.


Related Topix: Computers, Science / Technology, CPU

15 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

Your identity at stake - Local experts reveal how to keep your privacy online

And, if you've been following the news, surely you know that it's not just computers that are vulnerable to attacks, that the phones that many of us use as computers can also be hacked and infiltrated by those with bad intent.


Related Topix: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Prescott Valley, AZ, Computer Security, Science / Technology

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Ballmer keen to focus on Clippers

Former Microsoft Chief Executive Steve Ballmer has left the software company's board in order to spend more time on his newly acquired Los Angeles Clippers basketball team, but said he plans to hang on to his 4 percent stake in Microsoft.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Computers, Bill Gates

Inside the Flight MH370 bunker: Detectives examine...

Deep inside the labyrinthine police headquarters in Kuala Lumpur is a room piled with paperwork detailing the personal lives of the 239 people on missing flight MH370.


Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Business Wire

RHUB Communications Releases TurboMeeting Version 5.1 Web Conferencing and Remote Support Appliance

With TurboMeeting 5.1, users will be able to have a higher quality experience to significantly enhance their online meetings - whether managing a small meeting or a large group of up to 3000 people.


Related Topix: iPhone

HP Preview: What Wall Street's Saying

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Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, Mozilla, Computers


U. warns of scammers posing as university support

The University of Utah on Monday warned faculty, staff and students to be wary of scammers who pretend to be from the school's help desk or technical support team to gain access to computers.


Related Topix: University of Utah

Cape Cod Times

Boots-Faubert: Need PC storage? Think outside the box

That brought a fair response of people asking about PC upgrades, and it seems the biggest need is adding hard drive space.


Related Topix: Computers, Facebook, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Social Software, Dropbox, iPhone

PC Magazine

PCM Picks: The Best Tune-Up Utilities

Has your PC gotten slow, sluggish, buggy? Chances are, it's gotten gunked up through use; clean it up with these effective, ease-to-use tuneup utilities.


Sys-Con Media

SanDisk Unveils New SanDisk Ultra II SSD-An Easy, Cost-Effective Solution to Supercharge Your PC

SanDisk Corporation , a global leader in flash storage solutions, today announced the new SanDisk UltraA II SSD with enhanced SSD Dashboard.


Related Topix: Startups, SanDisk, Pliant Technology, Marketing

Business Wire

SanDisk Unveils New SanDisk Ultra II SSDa "An Easy, Cost-Effective Solution to Supercharge Your PC

The new drive is designed to deliver a cost-effective and easy upgrade solution for PC owners looking to improve performance, battery life, and power efficiency.


Related Topix: Startups, SanDisk, Pliant Technology, Marketing

The Brattleboro Reformer

Our Opinion: Credit card changes coming

By the end of 2015, banks and retailers are expected to replace credit and debit cards with new chip cards, 575 million to be exact .


Related Topix: Computer Security, Science / Technology, Opinion

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Fox News

Symantec to Overhaul Its Norton Security Line

Symantec is overhauling its Norton security software, going from nine products to a single offering for consumers as the company turns its attention to smartphones and connected devices.


Related Topix: Startups, Symantec, Spyware, Science / Technology, Computers, Business News