Hewlett-Packard Adds Thousands In Addition To Previously Scheduled Mass Layoffs

Report: Hewlett-Packard to Split in 2 Companies

Hewlett-Packard Co., the iconic maker of personal computers and printers, reportedly plans to split itself into two separate companies by spinning off its technology services business.


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HP Recalls 5.6M Laptop Power Cords Over Burn Risk

Hewlett-Packard Company is recalling about 5.6 million notebook computer AC power cords in this country and another 446,700 in Canada because of possible overheating, which can pose a fire and burn hazard.


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Study: Mobile Phone Apps Put Privacy And Security At Risk

A new study has found that a huge number of mobile phone applications can put a user’s privacy and security at risk.


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Google Unveils $279 Chrome Laptop

Google is introducing a $279 laptop that runs its Internet-centric Chrome operating system, borrowing many of the high-end features found in models that cost $1,000 or more.


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Senate Probe: Microsoft, HP Avoid Billions in Taxes

Microsoft Corp., the Hewlett-Packard Co. and other multinational corporations have avoided billions in U.S. taxes by shifting profits offshore and taking advantage of weak, ambiguous sections of the tax code, Senate investigators said Thursday.