Posts tagged “Lenovo”

June 19

Premium Lock Lenovo flexes supercomputer muscles in climb up Top 500 list; US out of top 3

Lenovo continues to climb the list for the world's top supercomputers in sales and performance with its latest machine hitting No. 13 on the global Top 500 list. Meanwhile, the U.S. drops out of the top 3 spots for only the second time in the annual report that dates back 49 years.

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Updated June 16

Premium Lock Exclusive: Former Lenovo exec Tom Looney talks apprenticeships, giving back

Tom Looney, the retired senior executive at Lenoovo who championed bringing business to North Carolina, is in his latest career seeking to boost the state through apprenticeships for Wake Tech Community College at area employers. In an exclusive Q&A, Looney talks about giving back and how apprenticeships could help address a growing need for skilled workers.

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Updated June 15

Premium Lock What impact will Huawei's PC move have on Lenovo, other rivals?

Lenovo         As Huawei gears up for its global PC push, what will the impact be on Lenovo and other rivals? Technology Business Research Analyst Jack Narcotta takes a look.

Updated June 15

Premium Lock Huawei rises a 'potent competitor' in new threat to Lenovo (+ video)

Huawei, like Lenovo born in China, is emerging as a new threat in the world's PC business where Lenovo leads or shares the top spot with HP. Huawei is expanding its high-tech footprint with a push into personal computers, and Technology Business Research sees the firm as a "potent competitor."

Updated June 7

Premium Lock Report: Lenovo's server revenues, shipments plunge

Despite changes in management and sales strategy, Lenovo is not changing the trends in its sales and shipment numbers for its Triangle-based server business group, a new report shows.

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June 6

Premium Lock Lenovo, Fujitsu to merge PC operations 'soon,' exec says

Lenovo         Lenovo's long expected deal to merge PC operations with Fujitsu in Japan is coming closer to reality.

Updated June 1

Premium Lock Lenovo, other Triangle tech firms recruit Wake Tech interns for IT jobs

As high-tech and other firms search to fill information technology job openings, Wake Tech is stepping up efforts to place paid interns at Triangle companies. Lenovo is committing to hire 12 per semester - and a former Lenovo exec is leading the charge to place more interns elsewhere.

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June 1

Premium Lock Lenovo's new Moto phone may be a hit - if media buzz is a predictor (+ videos)

Lenovo's struggling smartphone business may have a hit, hip new phone with new "mods" in the Moto Z2 unveiled on Thursday. That is, if early media buzz is an indicator. Not all the coverage is positive, but much is.

May 30

Premium Lock Intel puts PCs on Compute Card; Lenovo is a partner (+ video)

Compute on your fridge? Intel is rolling out its portable "Compute Card" - a credit card-sized device that plugs into PCs, laptops, smart screens and other devices - thus putting a PC in your wallet or purse. And Lenovo is among the partners.

Updated May 25

Premium Lock Inside Lenovo: Mobile, data center losses threaten profitability

Lenovo's latest Yogabook Analysis: Lenovo's revamped go-to-market strategy fueled a return to revenue growth, but operating losses in Mobile and Data Center threaten its profitability, says Technology Business Research Analyst Jack Narcotta.

Updated May 25

Premium Lock Lenovo unveils new strategy, ends 5-quarter revenue slide

After disclosing a major reorganization last week with a new emphasis being placed on China, Lenovo's top executive spells out a new overall strategy for the global tech giant. The company did report a return to revenue growth after five straight quarters of decline.

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Updated May 18

Premium Lock Lenovo teams with Google for truly mobile virtual reality (+ video)

Lenovo makes headlines at Google's annual tech product demonstration with news that it is working with Google and HTC Vive to develop what the partners are calling a truly mobile virtual reality headset.

Updated May 17

Premium Lock Lenovo reorganizes China operations hoping to stem losses

Lenovo, the global PC and tech giant established in China, is reorganizing its home-country operations in an attempt to recover from recent losses, says its top executive.

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May 16

Premium Lock Enloe team's CPR app earns national Lenovo honor (+ video)

An app for guiding people through giving of CPR in the event of a heart attack that a team at Enloe High School in Raleigh developed is one of five winners in a national mobile app contest put on by Lenovo.

Updated May 15

Premium Lock Lenovo leaks: Details, photos, video emerge about new Moto phones

If Lenovo had been hoping to make a surprise announcement about its new lineup of Moto phones - well, the scoop is already out. International media sites, especially in India, are flooding the net with reports about leaked Moto information. Here's a look for our Insiders.

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April 28

Premium Lock Lenovo N. America chief to channel partners: 'Stay with us'

Lenovo         Emilio Ghilardi, the president of Lenovo North America, tells channel sales partners to "stay with us" as the global tech giant seeks to revitalize its server, PC and wireless phone businesses. He puts special emphasis on data center sales and services, a business group Lenovo bases in the Triangle.

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Updated April 12

Premium Lock Falling US sales help tumble Lenovo from No. 1 PC sales ranking

Lenovo has lost its four-year-hold on the world's top PC seller mantle, according to a new report. And a significant slowdown in U.S. sales, which have been a bright spot for the tech giant, is a major reason. Overall, PC sales show their first increase in five years.

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Updated April 11

Premium Lock Lenovo topples Apple as No. 1 in Laptop Magazine rankings

Lenovo is the top brand for laptops in the annual rankings from Laptop Magazine, replacing Apple which has held the top spot since the tech news publication began rating portable computers in 2010. Lenovo's machines received a perfect "10" for innovation.

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