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Divide And Conquer: HP Set To Split PC And Printers Business From Enterprise Products

Reports are beginning to surface that HP is planning to break into two distinct business with an announcement coming as early as Monday morning. The plan would be to spin off its PC and Printer business unit from its Enterprise and Services BU. According to WSJ, it was noted that CEO Meg Whitman …

Hewlett-Packard to split into two companies

Technology giant Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) plans to break into two listed companies, separating its computer and printer businesses from its …

Michael Bastian x HP Smartwatch

Smart watches don't necessarily have to make you look like a geek — and there's no better proof than the Michael Bastian x HP Smartwatch. This …

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HP trims its cloud offer for lighter use

Hoping to lure more enterprises to its cloud, Hewlett-Packard is offering a trimmed-down basic infrastructure service for lighter workloads.<p>Called HP Helion Managed Virtual Private Cloud Lean, the service can be put to use on things like development jobs or running collaboration software.<p>“We’re …

Amazon Web Services

HP to test wearables market by working with partners

Hewlett-Packard’s initial approach to the wearables market will be through partnerships, rather than developing products entirely in-house.<p>HP will provide the engineering and technology for partner companies to use in their wearable products, a source familiar with the company’s plans said.<p>The …

Wearable Tech

Meg Whitman has rescued HP - The Buzz - Investment and Stock Market News

She may not be faster than a speeding bullet. But Meg Whitman has been like a superhero to HP investors.<p><i>The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions</i> …

HP drops $50M into Hadoop company Hortonworks

Turns out Hewlett-Packard means business when it comes to big data, not just cloud computing.<p>Today, the legacy tech giant announced that it has dumped $50 million into Hortonworks, a leading distributor of Hadoop open-source software for storing, processing, and analyzing lots of different kinds of …

HP LaserJet Pro 100 Color MFP review: HP LaserJet Pro 100 Color MFP - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The space-saving <b>HP LaserJet Pro 100</b> serves up professional-quality color documents with three-way network connectivity and cloud printing.<p><b>The Bad</b> Print speeds are slower than average, and the lack of autoduplexing means more time and paper wasted.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> The HP LaserJet Pro 100 is …

Printing

Smart home kit proves easy to hack, says HP study

<b>A study of some of the most popular app-controlled devices for the home suggests the majority of the products tested were vulnerable to hackers.</b><p>HP's Fortify security division reviewed 10 pieces of internet-connected kit.<p>It said the majority did not require a password of sufficient complexity and …

Information Systems

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Dow Outcasts Alcoa, HP Race Ahead Of Blue-Chip Index

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is meant to be a 30-stock representation of the U.S. economy, but when it comes to picking stock winners some of the index’s outcasts have proven much more attractive than its members. Alcoa and Hewlett-Packard, each kicked out of the index last September, have …

HP and designer Michael Bastian team up to produce an iOS-compatible smartwatch with a traditional look

The great smartwatch boom is starting to consume electronic makers and HP is not exempt. The company is partnering with designer Michael Bastian to produce its own next-gen timepiece. Hewlett-Packard’s timekeeper won’t be dedicated to a single mobile platform and will instead serve as a companion …

HP, Michael Bastian team up on new smartwatch

The smartwatch appears to have a rounded design similar to the Moto 360 and will be sold exclusively on Gilt.com this fall.<p>Hewlett-Packard is getting into the smartwatch game with help from fashion designer Michael Bastian.<p>HP has teamed with luxury e-marketplace Gilt.com to launch a smartwatch …

Wearable Tech

HP is making a smartwatch, and it’s fashioned by a renowned designer

The continued interest in wearable technology, means fashion and stylish design is becoming more important to hardware manufacturers. The latest …

HP Is Introducing a Luxury Smartwatch

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The market for wrist computers is getting increasingly crowded especially now that <b>HP</b> (HPQ) is getting into the act with a …

HP agrees to settle allegations it overbilled US Postal Service

Hewlett-Packard has agreed to pay US$32.5 million to settle allegations that it overbilled the U.S. Postal Service on a IT hardware contract.<p>The U.S. Department of Justice had alleged that HP overbilled the Postal Service for a government contract called Acquisition of Desktop Extended Processing …

U.S. Postal Service

Feds allege HP stiffed them for millions over botched tech contract

The beef between the U.S. Justice Department and HP shows no sign of abating.<p>Still reeling from the fallout of its admission to bribery and money laundering charges in April in which it agreed to pay the feds a $108 million fine, HP now faces charges that it allegedly stiffed the U.S. Postal …

Here’s why HP invested $50M in the Hortonworks approach to Hadoop

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Jakub Mosur<p>It’s not the hundreds of millions Intel invested into Cloudera earlier this year, but the $50 million HP …

HP Bites Back at Former Autonomy CFO Hussain

HP has claimed since late 2012 that Autonomy executives engaged in accounting improprieties.<p>Computing giant Hewlett-Packard today fired back at the former CFO of the British software company Autonomy who last month challenged a settlement in a shareholder lawsuit, saying for the first time it …

HP starts shipping its $430 SlateBook 14, an Android-powered laptop

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Can the market support a notebook computer that runs a mobile operating system? That’s the question HP(s hpq) is attempting to …

HP Calls Autonomy's Former CFO 'One Of The Chief Architects Of The Massive Fraud On HP'

The dispute stems from HP's purchase of British software company Autonomy for $11 billion in 2011. Less than a year later, HP wrote off $8.8 billion and alleged Autonomy had improperly inflated its revenues and margins, to the tune of $5 billion. HP called it fraud.<p>Autonomy execs have vehemently …

HP wins dismissal of lawsuit linked to ex-CEO Hurd's ouster | Reuters

(Reuters) - Hewlett-Packard Co has won the dismissal of a lawsuit accusing the computer maker of securities fraud for misleading shareholders about its commitment to ethics while its chief executive was allegedly engaging in sexual harassment.<p>A Hewlett-Packard logo is seen at the company's …

HP settles trio of shareholder lawsuits over Autonomy acquisition

HP's $11.1 billion acquisition of the software maker devolved into allegations of accounting fraud.<p>Hewlett-Packard has agreed to settle shareholder litigation related to its acquisition of enterprise software company Autonomy that led to allegations of accounting fraud.<p>HP's $11.1 billion …

Corruption

HP reaches agreement in shareholder suits over Autonomy acquisition

Hewlett-Packard has reached agreement in three shareholder lawsuits arising from its over US$10 billion acquisition of Autonomy.<p>Under the terms of the agreement, the shareholders and their lawyers will assist HP in bringing claims against Michael Lynch, Autonomy’s former chief executive officer, …

HP, Shareholder Settlement Is Latest Chapter In Autonomy Saga

Today, HP announced it had reached a settlement with its shareholders over its handling of the purchase of Autonomy for $10B back in 2011, but it’s far from the end of the story as the fight over the Autonomy purchase will very likely head to court, this time with HP and its shareholders at one …

HP Hired The Lawyers Who Were Suing It And Could Pay Them Up To $48 Million

HP did confirm that the shareholders agreed to drop all claims against HP's executives and board members, including CEO Meg Whitman.<p>HP also said the deal required the shareholders to assist with any potential legal actions it pursues against former officials from Autonomy.<p>Shareholders had accused …

HP snags Clorox CIO as its own

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: (c) 2012 Pinar Ozger pinar@pinarozger.com<p>Ralph Loura, formerly CIO of Clorox, will now have that same title at …

First of 64-bit Windows 8.1 tablets arrives, this one from HP

Hewlett-Packard's latest tablet is described as the new "64-bit ElitePad" -- a sign that Windows 8.1 tablets running on Intel's Bay Trail chip will begin to go 64-bit.<p>Hewlett-Packard is one of the first to offer 64-bit compatibility on Windows 8.1 with a tablet using Intel's latest mobile …

IPad Air

HP first to embed Leap Motion tech into a computer

Having the Leap technology built directly into HP's new Envy 17 laptop fulfills one of Leap Motion's more important goals -- being embedded in a wide variety of devices.<p>From the beginning, Leap Motion's founders were certain their gesture-control technology was a natural to be embedded directly …

Augmented Reality