Hewlett Packard

HP Personal Systems CTO Phil McKinney to retire

Days after the announcement that Hewlett Packard will continue to produce PCs, the company's chief technology officer for the PC division, Phil McKinney, has announced his retirement.

HP to release Windows 8 tablet in 2012, future of webOS uncertain

HP will release at least one Windows 8-based tablet next year, the company said Thursday. But the ball is still up in their air for its mobile operating system, webOS.

HP will continue to make PCs, says CEO Meg Whitman

HP announced today that, despite considerations to the contrary, the company keep its PC manufacturing business under the HP umbrella.

Lenovo moves ahead of Dell to become world’s second largest PC maker, HP stays top

According to figures released on Wednesday by two research firms, Chinese electronics company Lenovo has moved ahead of Dell to become the world's second largest maker of personal computers. HP still has the largest share of the market…

HP and Condé Nast partner to deliver magazines direct to printers

In a move that's sure to require an enormous forest to supply the paper required for this project, HP and Condé Nast are teaming up to deliver content to consumer printers rather than the newsstand.

Inside HP’s laptop torture chambers

Peek inside the dungeon labs where HP subjects its rugged EliteBooks to drops, electric shocks and plumes of salty fog – to make sure they’re ready for more than just the boardroom.

Whitman to settle fate of HP’s PC biz this month

New HP CEO Meg Whitman says she'll decide whether HP will really get out of the PC business this month.

How to fix HP: A new CEO can’t do it alone

A new captain can’t save a leaky, sinking ship, and a new CEO alone can’t fix HP, either. Rob Enderle examines where HP has gone astray, and how to steer it back in the right direction.

HP proclaims Pavilion dm1 its ultimate portable PC

HP's Pavilion dm1 ultraportable notebook sports an 11.6-inch display, AMD or Intel processors, Beats Audio, and up to 11.5 hours of battery life.

HP’s seven new all-in-one PCs target consumers, business

HP's seven new all-in-one PCs aim at both businesses and media-hungry consumers, marking the company's "largest investment" in the form factor.

WiLAN sues Apple, Dell, HP, HTC, and others over wireless tech

Patent holding company WiLAN has filed suit against Apple, HTC, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Sierra Wireless and more over wireless communications technologies.
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Samsung rules out buying webOS

Speaking at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin, Samsung CEO Choi Gee Sung said his company would “never” pursue a deal to acquire webOS from Hewlett-Packard. “It’s not right that acquiring an operating…