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HP Announces ElitePad 900 Tablet HP Announces ElitePad 900 Tablet
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HP is certainly looking to have a large presence in stores this holiday season. In August, the company announced a large lineup of Windows 8 hybrid PCs and Ultrabooks. Last month, HP unveiled its upcoming Windows 8 “sleekbooks.” This week, …

HP Announces New Windows 8 “Sleekbooks” HP Announces New Windows 8 “Sleekbooks”

While consumers and the tech press continue to debate whether Windows 8 is well-designed or not, Microsoft now has several manufacturers that are doubling down on its new operating system. Today, HP announced new ENVY computers and two new “sleekbook” …

Hewlett-Packard to Cut 2,000 More Jobs Than Previously Stated Hewlett-Packard to Cut 2,000 More Jobs Than Previously Stated

Hewlett-Packard (HP) announced today that it would cut 2,000 more jobs than it originally reported back in May. This brings the total planned layoffs up to 29,000 by the end of fiscal year 2014. According to a Bloomberg report, a …

HP Beefs Up Its Enterprise Security Solutions HP Beefs Up Its Enterprise Security Solutions

Amid the spectre of job cuts and huge losses, HP seems to be reinventing itself. As many aging hardware manufacturers have, the company is beginning to restructure its business and focus its efforts on providing quality B2B enterprise solutions. Hewlett-Packard …

HP Announces Its Windows 8 Hybrid PC and Ultrabooks HP Announces Its Windows 8 Hybrid PC and Ultrabooks

Yesterday at the IFA trade show in Berlin, Samsung debuted a plethora of gadgets, including a Windows 8 tablet, Windows 8 hybrid PCs, and a Windows 8 Phone smartphone. Not to be outdone, HP today announced its own lineup of …

HP to Report Quarterly Loss of Over $8 billion HP to Report Quarterly Loss of Over $8 billion

HP hinted today that it expects to report the third quarter of 2012 as its largest-ever quarterly loss. The losses, which total more than $8 billion, are the affect of a restructuring program and a services goodwill impairment charge of …

Can We Blame Social Sites For HP’s Restructuring? Can We Blame Social Sites For HP’s Restructuring?

Over the next couple years, print giant Hewlett Packard will scale back their workforce by as much as 8%, or 27,000 people. It is all part of a massive initiative to restructure the way the company does business, and to …

HP Job Cuts: Company Announces 27,000 HP Job Cuts: Company Announces 27,000
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HP announced a massive restructuring today, which it says will generate annual savings of $3.0 to $3.5 billion (exiting fiscal year 2014). These savings will be reinvested back into the company, HP says. The restructuring comes at the cost of …

HP Windows 8 Tablet Possibly Shown in Leaked Slide HP Windows 8 Tablet Possibly Shown in Leaked Slide

Brad Sams over at Neowin is reporting that the above slide is a real leak from part of an HP slide presentation. It depicts a mock-up of the “HP Slate 8,” a 10.1-inch tablet running Windows 8′s Metro user interface. …

HP Shareholders Want HP To Be Like Apple HP Shareholders Want HP To Be Like Apple

By all accounts, HP has had a rough year. A series of questionable business moves have left the company struggling to remain profitable. In an effort to set things right, HP CEO Meg Whitman has taken several steps to bring …

HP Announces Restructuring, Combines Printer And PC Groups HP Announces Restructuring, Combines Printer And PC Groups

Yesterday we reported on rumors that Hewlett-Packard was preparing a major reorganization that would combine its printer and PC businesses into one division. The Imaging and Printing Group (IPG) and the Personal Systems Group (PSG) will be combined to create …

Hewlett-Packard Preparing Major Reorganization, Will Combine PC, Printer Groups Hewlett-Packard Preparing Major Reorganization, Will Combine PC, Printer Groups

Hewlett-Packard may be preparing a massive reorganization that would see its PC and printer businesses merged. The restructuring would primarily serve to cut spending and streamline HP’s business. Citing “sources familiar with the matter,” AllThingsD is reporting that the current …

HP Planning Amazon Web Service Competitor HP Planning Amazon Web Service Competitor
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Hewlett-Packard is preparing to launch a cloud computing platform that will compete directly with Amazon Web Services. The project, which which will be more business-oriented than AWS, is expected to launch by May, according to the HP executive in charge …

Twitter Algorithm Can Predict News Popularity Twitter Algorithm Can Predict News Popularity

News sites already know how to modify their stories to gain maximum search potential, but what if you could do the same with Twitter? Researchers at HP Labs were looking into the very matter with their new research, “The Pulse …

HP Spectre Ultrabook Teaser Video Reveals Great Video Production HP Spectre Ultrabook Teaser Video Reveals Great Video Production

Eventually, laptops won’t even be seen. They’ll be thinner than air, at least that’s where were headed in the battle for the world’s thinnest Ultrabook. Look for this word to trend heavily in 2012 as we see laptop manufacturers release …

HP Makes webOS Open Source HP Makes webOS Open Source

This morning we brought you news that Meg Whitman, CEO of Hewlitt-Packard, would be holding a meeting today at 10:30 AM Pacific time to determine the fate of the company’s webOS mobile operating system. The result of that meeting was …

Fate of webOS To Be Decided Today Fate of webOS To Be Decided Today
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Last week we brought you news that Hewlitt-Packard’s new CEO Meg Whitman had said in an interview that her company would be deciding the fate of its WebOS mobile operating system soon. It looks like “soon” has become “today,” as …

HP To Decide Fate of WebOS HP To Decide Fate of WebOS
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The fate of WebOS will be announced by Hewlitt-Packard sometime in the next two week, says company head Meg Whitman in an interview with French news site Le Figaro (Google Translation). In a discussion about the future of HP as …

HP Decides Keeping PC Business More Cost Effective Than Dropping It HP Decides Keeping PC Business More Cost Effective Than Dropping It
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A couple months ago, HP announced it was exploring options for spinning off its PC business, but has now announced that it will keep it instead. In a statement, the company said it has completed its evaluation of strategic alternatives …

Amazon Looking to Buy Palm, Get Into the OS Game? Amazon Looking to Buy Palm, Get Into the OS Game?

The days of Amazon being known as a bookseller or a retail giant might be coming to a close. Oh, of course they’ll still be both of those, but we might start thinking about the company more along the lines …

Meg Whitman Named New CEO of HP Meg Whitman Named New CEO of HP
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It’s official: Meg Whitman is your new CEO of HP, replacing Leo Apotheker after just under a year on the job. Apotheker was tapped in September of last year to replace CEO Mark Hurd, after Hurd resigned his position amid …