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Chubby Checker, HP Settle the Most Important Penis-Centric App Lawsuit of Our Time

Chubby Checker, HP Settle the Most Important Penis-Centric App Lawsuit of Our Time

By Josh Wolford July 28, 2014

And a nation exhales. A lawsuit, brought against HP by rock and roll pioneer and world-famous Twister Chubby Checker, has been settled. The saga is over. In a case that was quite possibly constructed via Mad Libs, Chubby Checker sued …

HP Reports Positive Earnings For Fiscal Year 2013 HP Reports Positive Earnings For Fiscal Year 2013

Following a series of dismal earning reports, HP is finally showing signs that it is on the right track. The company today announced its fourth quarter results along with its fiscal year 2013 results. During the fourth quarter HP managed …

PC Market Not as Bad as Expected During Last Quarter PC Market Not as Bad as Expected During Last Quarter

Though PC shipments in the third quarter of 2013 did decline year-over-year for the sixth straight quarter, it seems that there could be a small silver lining in the numbers. Market research firm IDC today reported that worldwide PC shipment …

PC Shipments Decline During Back-to-School Season PC Shipments Decline During Back-to-School Season

As expected, PC shipments declined year-over-year during the third quarter of 2013. According to market research firm Gartner, shipments fell 8.6% from last year to only 80.3 million units. Shipments were up from the previous quarter, boosted by back-to-school sales …

Google Announces New Chromebooks For The Holidays Google Announces New Chromebooks For The Holidays

The Chromebook has had a successful year thanks in part to how affordable Google’s notebooks are. It’s hard to argue against a $199 notebook that can do almost everything you would normally do on the Web. Now Google and its …

Alcoa, Bank of America, and HP Removed from Dow Alcoa, Bank of America, and HP Removed from Dow

Starting September 23, Alcoa, Back of America, and HP will no longer be among the 30 companies listed on the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The changes “were prompted by the low stock price of the three companies slated for removal …

HP to Ship Fewer Than 21M Notebooks Next Year HP to Ship Fewer Than 21M Notebooks Next Year

The traditional PC market, which includes notebook-style laptops, is in trouble. Sales of PCs have been falling for over one year now, thanks to the rise of the tablet market and the failure of Windows 8. Even HP, the largest …

Notebook Shipments Picked Up in August Notebook Shipments Picked Up in August

For over one year now, PC shipments have been on the decline. The rise of the tablet market and the failure of Windows 8 contributed to slow holiday 2012 sales and dismal quarters in the first half of 2013. Today …

HP Shifts Leadership as Revenue Drops HP Shifts Leadership as Revenue Drops

Along with its third quarter 2013 results, HP this week announced that it is shuffling around its executive management. The company’s current COO, Bill Veghte will soon be the EVP and general manager of HP’s Enterprise division. According to HP, …

HP Out-Shipping Lenovo Notebooks For the Year HP Out-Shipping Lenovo Notebooks For the Year
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When this year’s second quarter financial results began to roll in, it became clear that PC shipments, including notebooks, were down for yet another quarter. The only company not largely affected seemed to be Lenovo, which overtook HP as the …

HP Predicted to Retake Notebook Lead From Lenovo HP Predicted to Retake Notebook Lead From Lenovo

The second quarter of 2013 was a bust for PC manufacturers. Shipments of desktop and notebook computers were down nearly 11% from the second quarter of 2012. Only Lenovo was able to weather the waning market, raising shipments year-over-year by …

HP to Release $99 Tablet This Fall [RUMOR] HP to Release $99 Tablet This Fall [RUMOR]
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The tablet market, just a few years old, is already crowded with tablet designs from nearly every tech manufacturer. Predictions show that the tablet market should grow to a record size this year, while shipments of traditional PCs are now …

HP, Microsoft Team to Get Businesses Off Windows XP HP, Microsoft Team to Get Businesses Off Windows XP

Over one decade from its release and three new versions of Windows past, Windows XP remains one of the most popular operating systems in the world – and for good reason. XP was a stable operating system with loads of …

Chromebooks Are Now Available In Six More Countries Chromebooks Are Now Available In Six More Countries

Chromebooks are slowly making their way around the world as Google introduces more consumers to its idea of what personal computing should look like. Now consumers, schools and businesses in six more countries can take advantage of the affordable computing …

HP Releases Cyber Security Risk Report HP Releases Cyber Security Risk Report

Though the focus of the tech press this week will certainly be on the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, security researchers are having their own RSA conference this week in San Francisco. HP has managed to find itself at both …

LG Buys WebOS For Use in Smart TVs LG Buys WebOS For Use in Smart TVs

After HP bought Palm in 2010, the company promptly proceeded to run the webOS operating system into the ground with a series of lackluster products. The HP TouchPad was the company’s final official webOS product, and the company ended up …

HP Slate 7 Announced, Specs and Price Released HP Slate 7 Announced, Specs and Price Released

It seems that mini-tablets are the product that tech manufacturers have decided they need to sell in 2013. While Amazon’s Kindle Fire and Apple’s iPad Mini dominate the category, the new flood of 7-inch to 8-inch tablets announced at this …