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  • Can Hewlett-Packard survive the tablet trend? October 7, 2014

    San Francisco: Personal computer sales have been in a slump for years, as customers flock to increasingly powerful smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices. Now Hewlett-Packard, the Silicon Valley stalwart that was once the world's biggest seller of personal computers, is splitting off its PC and printing businesses. It's the...
  • Hewlett-Packard to split in 2 companies: Report October 6, 2014

    Washington: 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. The Wall Street Journal reported the pending split Sunday citing people familiar with the matter, who said an official announcement could come as soon...
  • HewlettPackard recalls 6 million power cords over fire hazard August 27, 2014

    Washington: HewlettPackard Co is recalling about 6 million computer power cords after 29 reports of the cords melting or charring, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission said on Tuesday. The recalled item, the LS15 AC power cord, was distributed with HewlettPackard and Compaq notebook and mini notebook computers and with AC...
  • HP working on a luxury smartwatch; to be compatible with Android, iOS August 3, 2014

    New Delhi: HP is association with Gilt is working on a smartwatch, which will reportedly be compatible with Android and iOS. American designer Michael Bastian will take care of the design. The watch will feature a circular, 44mm stainless steel case and swappable bands that will come in a range...
  • Facebook, Cisco, HP interested in investing more in India: Government July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Leading technology companies Facebook, Cisco and HP are looking to boost their investments in India and engagement in the education space, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Thursday. "This is an indication of excitement which new government has provoked. I had meeting with Cisco, now HP, then Facebook...
  • Singer Chubby Checker, HP settle lawsuit over penismeasuring app July 26, 2014

    New York: The singer Chubby Checker has settled a lawsuit in which he accused HewlettPackard Co of using his trademarked name without permission on a software app that purported to measure the size of a man's penis. HP denied liability in agreeing to settle with Checker, whose given name is Ernest...
  • HP embeds mobile broadband connectivity in new PCs, tablets July 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Simplifying how customers connect to the Internet, HP has embedded mobile broadband in select PCs and tablets and included a flexible mobile data service. This is what the company calls HP DataPass. HP DataPass will cover 13 markets globally and offer a solution for users locally and when they travel...
  • HP launches Pavilion x360 convertible PC, colourful Pavilion notebooks in India at Rs 39,990 July 3, 2014

    Mumbai: HP announced the launch of its new range of notebooks, convertible PCs and a variety of colourful accessories at its APJ Media Summit 2014 in Mumbai. The range includes the HP Pavilion notebook series, HP Pavilion x360 convertible PC, HP Pavilion 23 allinone, and the HP Envy 15 notebook...
  • Advertorial: HP Introduces New Pavilion P Series Notebooks July 3, 2014

    In June/July every year, large population of youth in India enter a new stage of life from school to college. During this period, students look for laptops that have superior performance and that which matches their style. They looks for Laptops that are colorful and would want to flaunt...
  • HP Pro X2 612: Windowsbased tabletlaptop hybrid unveiled at Computex 2014 June 4, 2014

    Taipei: Microsoft unveiled two new Windows devices a tabletlaptop hybrid and a seveninch tablet at Asia's largest tech show in Taiwan Wednesday. Tapping in to the "2in1" trend for laptops with detachable keyboards, which is a dominant theme at this year's Computex, the HP Pro X2 612 has a...
  • HP launches Slatebook a 14inch Android laptop, new Chromebook June 2, 2014

    New Delhi: HP has announced the launch of its new Chromebook and an Androidpowered laptop. Like the last year's Chromebook 11, the new HP Chromebook PC has a 11.6inch display. Powered by a Samsung processor, the new Chromebook PC will be available in Snow White and Ocean Turquoise colours. It...
  • HP to invest over $1 billion in opensource cloud computing May 7, 2014

    Bangalore: HewlettPackard Co said it plans to invest more than $1 billion over the next two years to develop and offer cloudcomputing products and services. The company said it will make its OpenStackbased public cloud services available in 20 data centres over the next 18 months. OpenStack, a cloud computing project that...
  • HP may soon unveil a 14inch Android laptop April 29, 2014

    New Delhi: After Lenovo, it seems to be HP's turn to come up with an Android laptop. Reports are doing the rounds that HP is working on a 14inch Android laptop SlateBook 14. The company officially has not made any announcement, but reports have to say that a video...
  • Microsoft, HP partner to launch Windows 8.1-based Omni 10 tablet for students at Rs 29,999 April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: IT major Microsoft has partnered with HP and Pearson to launch a tablet for higher educational students in engineering and management streams. The companies will jointly launch the Windows 8.1 powered 10.1 inch Hewlett-Packard (HP) Omni10 tablet with embedded content from Pearson and Microsoft Office in the higher...
  • Watch: YouTube FanFest brings together viral stars on one stage March 1, 2014

    YouTube FanFest with HP has brought together those who became stars on YouTube. The event, that took place on March 1 in Bandra in Mumbai, brings together YouTube stars like All India Bakchod (AIB), TheViralFever, Shraddha Sharma, Vsauce and many more. A treat for all you Internet fans indeed. ...
  • HP launches new VoiceTabs in India; 6inch for Rs 22,990, 7inch for Rs 16,990 February 13, 2014

    New Delhi: HewlettPackard India launched its new HP Slate6 VoiceTab and HP Slate7 VoiceTab devices. The HP Slate VoiceTab tablets come with voice calling capability, and are powered by a quadcore processor. These devices run Android 4.2.2 (Jellybean) Operating System and offer 3G connectivity with Dual SIM convenience. HP Slate6 VoiceTab...
  • HP Slate6, Slate7 VoiceTab devices coming to India on Feb 13; to be priced around Rs 20K February 10, 2014

    New Delhi: HewlettPackard (HP) is all set to launch its 6inch HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet and the 7inch HP Slate7 VoiceTab tablet in India on February 13. The devices are expected to be priced around Rs 20,000. Besides the two devices, other new devices are likely to be on display...
  • HP unveils Slate6 VoiceTab phablet, Slate7 VoiceTab tablet; coming to India in Feb January 15, 2014

    New Delhi: HP unveiled two new mobile devices, the 6inch HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet and the 7inch HP Slate7 VoiceTab tablet. The new devices are powered by a quadcore processor and also feature voicecalling capability. Built on Android operating system, the HP Slate6 and HP Slate7 come equipped with a 3G...
  • HP confirms higher layoffs; 5,000 workers expected to lose jobs by Oct 2014 January 1, 2014

    Palo Alto: Personal computer giant HewlettPackard Co. has confirmed that it expects layoffs at the upper end of a range that it outlined earlier this year, with 5,000 more workers than originally planned expected to lose jobs by October 2014. The company said in a securities filing Monday that "continued market...
  • HP to launch two Android phablets soon: Report December 26, 2013

    Mumbai: The world's leading PC maker HP is already a player in the Android tablet segment, although with limited success. Now, HP is reportedly planning to return to the smartphone space with two new largescreen smartphones, or phablets, which is a fastgrowing category. TheInformation reports that the company plans to...
  • HP CEO Meg Whitman's salary soars from $1 to $1.5 million December 19, 2013

    San Francisco: HewlettPackard CEO Meg Whitman is getting a huge raise as she enters the third year of her attempt to turn around the slumping personal computer and printer maker. Whitman's annual salary is soaring to $1.5 million from the $1 that she settled for during her first two years on...
  • Google, HP halt sales of Chromebook 11 after reports of chargers overheating November 14, 2013

    San Francisco: Google and HewlettPackard are halting sales of their recently released Chromebook 11 computer after some users reported the device's charger has been overheating. The precautionary measure announced Wednesday comes slightly more than a month after Google Inc. and HewlettPackard Co. unveiled the Chromebook 11 as a more affordable alternative...
  • Google Chromebooks go on sale in India from today at Rs 22,999 onwards October 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Google Chromebooks have finally made its way to India more than twoyears after they were launched globally. The Acer C720 Chromebook and HP Chromebook 14 are available at select Reliance Digital and Croma stores in Delhi and Mumbai starting October 17. Chromebooks are laptops powered by Google's Chrome...
  • Samantha Stosur to face Eugenie Bouchard in Japan Open final October 12, 2013

    Osaka: Samantha Stosur swept past American teenager Madison Keys and into the final of the Japan Open after a powerful performance in Osaka on Saturday. Australian Stosur, the No.3 seed and winner of this tournament four years ago, held all of her service games and gave Keys barely a chance of...
  • Stosur, Keys, Bouchard, Nara in Japan Open semis October 11, 2013

    Osaka: Former champion Samantha Stosur reached the Japan Open semifinals, beating Misaki Doi of Japan 61, 36, 63 on Friday. Awaiting the thirdseeded Stosur on Saturday is American teenager Madison Keys, who advanced to her first WTA semifinals with a 63, 61 victory over China's Zheng Jie. In the other semi,...