Posts tagged “Lenovo”

Updated March 14, 2007

Premium Lock Growing Closer: Lenovo To Pre-Load Microsoft Services

Lenovo will preload "Microsoft Live" In another step that broadens partnership, Lenovo will make Windows Live default choice on new PCs, laptops

March 13, 2007

Premium Lock Red Hat Expands Its Global Channel Sales Efforts

Red Hat Three managers hired to lead new programs. RTP-based InCentric Solutions is among first certified service solution providers.

Updated March 2, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Recalls 100,000 ThinkPad Extended-Life Batteries in U.S. Due to Fire Hazard

Lenovo recalls laptop batteries Company says it has received four reports of Sanyo-made batteries overheating, damaging laptops. Another 105,000 of external packs are recalled internationally.

Tags: Lenovo
February 21, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Adds Circuit City to Retail Push in U.S.

T60s to go on sale at Circuit City ThinkPad, Lenovo brand laptops to be offered in retail stores and online. Move is part of Lenovo’s new strategy to expand sales in Americas.

February 19, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Raids Dell – Again – for a Top Executive

Lenovo raids Dell once more Yolanda Conyers, who ran worldwide procurement for Dell, joins Lenovo as VP for cultural integration and diversity.

February 15, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Wins New Computer Contract with UNC

Lenovo Multi-year deal is worth an estimated $4 million annually. Lenovo had assumed previous contract won by IBM.

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February 9, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Takes Another Step in Broader U.S. Market Strategy

Lenovo PC manufacturer to offer more laptops at selected Best Buy stores.

Updated February 2, 2007

Premium Lock It’s Official: Lenovo To Sponsor Williams Formula One Team

Lenovo lands F1 deal Advertising and promotional package is part of CEO’s plans to build Lenovo as a global brand.

February 1, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo's 'Innovation Triangle' Includes Raleigh, CEO Tells Raleigh Audience

William Amelio during brief interview with WRAL Local Tech Wire. In speech at Emerging Issues Forum, William Amelio lauds Research Triangle for its knowledgeable workforce. However, he says Lenovo's presence can’t be taken for granted and says a well-educated workforce in future is essential.

February 1, 2007

Premium Lock Job Cuts, Increase in PC Sales Help Lenovo Beat Analysts Expectations

Lenovo profits up. However, PC shipments in U.S. market fell 4 percent. Still, Lenovo CEO sees 'tangible progress' for world’s third largest PC manufacturer. PC shipments surge 8% overall.

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