Meg Whitman

SurveyMonkey confidentially registers for initial public stock offering

SurveyMonkey on Monday said that it has confidentially filed for an initial public offering with the Securities and Exchange Commission via its …

Silicon Valley

Women don’t have to hate men to make it to the top

If men will relinquish their power and responsibility to feminists, Suzanna Danuta Walters will withdraw her hatred and instruct the vast legions of women under her command to stand down [“Why can’t we hate men?” Sunday Opinion, June 10]. It’s a generous offer, but until we hear from business …

Oprah Winfrey

Meet the Midterms: Race to win educated women brings surprising endorsement in California

In the California governor’s race, former Republican candidate and eBay CEO Meg Whitman has endorsed Democrat Antonio Villaraigosa, a sign that could …

U.S. Politics

Republican Meg Whitman backs Democrat Antonio Villaraigosa for governor

<i>(Click here, if you are unable to view this photo gallery on your mobile device.)</i><p>Meg Whitman, the former eBay and Hewlett Packard CEO who was the …

Silicon Valley

Billionaire Meg Whitman, a Former Gubernatorial Candidate, Backs Antonio Villaraigosa in 2018 Election

Republican billionaire Meg Whitman, who spent $144 million of her own money on her unsuccessful gubernatorial bid in 2010, is backing Democrat …

Women in Tech

Meg Whitman Backs Villaraigosa for Governor

“Republican billionaire Meg Whitman, who spent $144 million of her own money on her unsuccessful gubernatorial bid in 2010, is backing Democrat …

Women in Tech

Meg Whitman backs Antonio Villaraigosa for governor

May. 23, 2018, 3:14 p.m.<p>Governor's race<br>• 2018 election<br>• California Republicans<br>• California Democrats<p>Republican billionaire Meg Whitman, who spent $144 million of her own money on her unsuccessful gubernatorial bid in 2010, is backing Democrat Antonio Villaraigosa’s campaign for governor this year.<p>Whitman …

Politics

Republican Meg Whitman backs a Democrat for California governor

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Antonio Villaraigosa has picked up an unexpected backer: the 2010 Republican nominee for governor, Meg …

Government

Sources: Jeffrey Katzenberg secured $800M for his NewTV startup, led by Meg Whitman, to produce series at $5M-$6M/hr in 10-15min episodes, likely for streaming

Jeffrey Katzenberg

Dropbox Exec: How We Added $1 Billion in Sales With Amazon and Google Lurking

Wall Street moved quickly to download Dropbox's (DBX) stock into their accounts on Friday.<p>Shares of the data storage firm popped more than 40% on …

Investing

A Virginia retailer built a $33 million business on Amazon and pickleball

Little Alexandria, Virginia-based Amify is the 21st-century version of the thousands of enterprises that thrived around the railroads 150 years ago. Meatpackers, farmers and mail-order retailer Montgomery Ward are just a few examples of businesses that reached customers through the …

Profit

Google Commits $300 Million to Fight Fake News, Aid News Organizations

Hewlett-Packard executives are providing more details regarding how the two new companies will operate when the tech giant officially splits in two …

Enterprise Tech

Americans are losing faith in the government to solve their problems — and turning to corporations instead

They figure Congress won’t act, so why not try Jeff Bezos and Jamie Dimon?<p>The aftermath of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, led to some real changes around guns in America — but it was corporations, not Congress, leading the way.<p>Dick’s Sporting Goods promised to end assault weapons …

Politics

Illinois Governor Primary: It's Pritzker And Rauner At Last

Gov. Bruce Rauner managed a narrow victory over challenger Rep. Jeanne Ives, while JB Pritzker comfortably dispatched his Democratic rivals.<p>The stage …

Government

Illinois Governor Spent $130 Per Vote, and That Was the Easy Part

About $130. That’s what Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner spent for <i>each</i> of the roughly 361,000 votes he received on Tuesday, as he barely held off an …

Government

In Illinois Primaries, Abortion Is the Big Issue

Tuesday’s primary elections in Illinois encompass an insanely expensive governor’s race and several competitive congressional contests. There is, …

Government

Meg Whitman Sells $12.7 Million More in HPE Stock

Sometimes, things go exactly as planned.<p>For instance, consider the so-called 10b5-1 trading plan, which is used by company insiders to make stock …

Enterprise Tech

What Men Need to Know (And Women Need To Tell Them)

"This is the reality for the women who work with you."<p><i>by</i><p>Let’s say you’re a guy, and you’ve done just fine so far. Why should you think about changing …

Arianna Huffington

Infrastructure shipments hit a record value in 2017

Cisco was the top vendor, taking 20 percent of the overall infrastructure market, according to Canalys.<p>Global infrastructure shipments in 2017 …

IT

Warehousing

Investing<p>Warren Buffett claims that understanding these instruments would mean reading 750,000 pages of text. Read on to learn the …

Investing

Salesforce's $100M Dropbox investment, on the eve of the IPO, could signal an acquisition

• <b>Salesforce Ventures will buy $100 million in Dropbox stock when it goes public, according to a Dropbox filing.</b>• <b><br>Salesforce, which previously invested</b> …

Venture Capital

Meg Whitman Sells $16.6 Million in HPE Stock

People who want to see a woman in the White House after the next election shouldn’t bank on Meg Whitman.<p>When Whitman announced in November that she …

IT

Be Bold for Change on International Women's Day

Nothing in life is to be feared, only understood.<p>Tomorrow (March 8) is International Women's Day (IWD) and the 2018 campaign theme is #PressforProgress. IWD is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for …

Nobel Prize

Is HP Inc. a Turnaround Buy?

Even after doubling the S&P 500's return, HP Inc. is still a cheap stock.<p>After being left for dead, <b>HP Inc.</b> (NYSE:HPQ) has surprised most investors …

Investing

Autonomy CFO trial to shine light on HP deal

Allegations of a massive fraud that rocked the UK tech scene in 2012 are finally about to get a full public airing, as the former chief financial …

Corruption

Condoleezza Rice, Meg Whitman, Drew Houston, and everybody else who's poised to get richer from the Dropbox IPO

Dropbox CEO and cofounder Drew Houston is set to make a pretty penny when the cloud storage goes public, as it filed to do on Friday. But he's not the only one.<p>In its S-1 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Dropbox revealed its biggest shareholders. That includes Houston's cofounder …

Business

HPE delivers Q1 earnings beat, shares up after hours

The company delivered its first financial report since CEO Meg Whitman stepped down February 1.<p>Hewlett Packard Enterprise delivered its first …

Tech Trends

HPE Jumps After Profit Forecast Tops Estimates

Crawford Del Prete, chief research officer at IDC Research, discusses Hewlett Packard Enterprise earnings and his outlook for HPE without Meg …

IT

HPE Jumps on Surprise Sales Revival, Cost-Cutting Effort

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. reported a surprise sales revival and projected profit that topped analysts’ estimates, signs the effort to reshape …

Customer Service

The deal of the decade and how Britain's 'Bill Gates' could lose his fortune in £5bn fraud lawsuit

As Mike Lynch and his entourage cruised the calm Mediterranean on his yacht last summer he knew they were sailing towards choppier waters.<p>Navigating the next few months would require all his analytical brilliance.<p>Six years earlier the entrepreneur had confirmed his place among Britain’s super-rich …

Business