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  • With Whitman, H-P gets star power, imperfect fit

    Hewlett-Packard Co.'s decision to fire CEO Leo Apotheker after just 11 months and replace him with former eBay chief Meg Whitman is another dizzying turn of the executive merry-go-round at a company whose leadership issues are straining a sprawling technology empire.

  • Economy Briefs

    The number of people applying for unemployment benefits fell last week, though the decline isn't enough to signal improvement in the job market.

  • HP names eBay veteran Meg Whitman as new CEO

    Hewlett-Packard has named Meg Whitman, the former eBay CEO and California candidate for governor, as its new CEO, pushing aside Leo Apotheker after just 11 months on the job.

  • Report: HP to name Meg Whitman as CEO

    Hewlett-Packard is set to name Meg Whitman, the former eBay CEO and California candidate for governor, as its new CEO, according to published reports.

  • Hewlett-Packard to spin off PC business: reports

    Hewlett-Packard plans to spin off its personal computer division into a separate business, according to news reports.

  • HP to pay $10B for Autonomy as it exits mobile

    Hewlett-Packard Co. is buying Autonomy Corp. to expand its lineup of business software products as it lowers its profile in consumer electronics.

  • Hewlett-Packard Co. to end mobile businesses

    In a dramatic reshuffling, Hewlett-Packard Co. said Thursday that it will end its tablet computer and smartphone products and may sell or spin off its PC division, bowing out of the consumer businesses.

  • KELLNER: HP offers an also-ran tablet computer

    For $399, Hewlett-Packard Co. will sell you a 16 gigabyte tablet computer called the HP TouchPad. Along with that amount of storage, you get a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon dual-core processor, a 9.7-inch XGA-quality display (1024 by 768 pixel resolution), and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity. There's a front-facing 1.3 megapixel camera for video calling and what the maker says are "internal stereo speakers and Beats Audio," the latter promising sound enhancements.

  • Oracle to HP: core of lawsuit 'complete fiction'

    Oracle says a former Hewlett-Packard executive has been falsely accused of stealing trade secrets in one of several ongoing legal skirmishes between the two technology heavyweights.

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