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Personal computer giant Hewlett-Packard Co. has confirmed that it expects layoffs at the upper end of a range that it outlined earlier this year, with 5,000 more workers than originally planned expected to lose jobs by October 2014.
Google and Hewlett-Packard Co. are halting sales of the Chromebook 11 laptop after some users reported overheating power supplies, a setback for the devices that have been gaining momentum with consumers.
Anick Jesdanun, deputy technology editor for The Associated Press, finds plenty of good and bad in the latest Chromebook PC which Google and HP announced on Tuesday.
At a huge electronics show in Berlin, Lenovo's top European executive says "hybrids" - laptops that convert into tablets under the Yoga brand name - are crucial to driving PC sales. He also says Lenovo will top HP as top PC seller in Europe by 2015.
Analysis: HP is being pulled in opposite directions as it seeks to re-establish momentum in consumer PC markets, which are lower margin, while protecting its more lucrative enterprise customer base, says Jack Narcotta of Technology Business Research.
Hewlett-Packard issues a forecast for fiscal fourth-quarter profit that missed some analysts' estimates amid a historic slump in personal-computer sales. The second-biggest PC maker and largest printer supplier also unveils a shake-up of its top ranks, naming Chief Operating Officer Bill Veghte as head of its enterprise business, replacing Dave Donatelli. Chief of Communications Henry Gomez was promoted to chief marketing officer, replacing Marty Homlish.
When it comes ti keeping profits away from the U.S. Taxman, Cisco and Apple take most of the criticism. But a Bloomberg analysis finds that IBM, which recently laid off thousands of North American workers, and Microsoft are actually keeping the most profits offshore.
Hewlett-Packard Co. added three directors, including former Microsoft Corp. software head Ray Ozzie, as Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman tries to bolster sales with new technology and services amid a global PC slump.
Amid shrinking PC industry sales, Lenovo executive Jay Parker tells WRAL TechWire why and how his company expects to grow.
A reshuffling at HP and a defection to Dell means Lenovo must battle the skills of those former executive team leaders in the battle for global PC dominance.
Hewlett-Packard Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman is reorganizing the company's struggling personal-computer business, replacing longtime head Todd Bradley with one of his deputies amid a global PC slump.
HP recently made a cut in the ranks of its services group based in North Carolina. Find out how many and where.
The analysis product, called Haven, combines capabilities from the acquisitions of Autonomy Corp., Vertica Systems Inc. and ArcSight LLC to help customers mine vast amounts of information, the Palo Alto, California-based PC maker said in a statement today. The company also said its resellers would deliver Hewlett-Packard PCs and printers bundled together with Google's business e-mail, word processing and calendar tools.