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News highlights – 1 September

News highlights – 1 September

Written by on September 2, 2016 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights – 1 September HP Enterprise to sell software unit to Thoma Bravo (Reuters) – Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE) is in talks with buyout firm Thoma Bravo LLC to sell its software division, hoping it can fetch between $8 billion and $10 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. Read more… Samsung […]

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Why would HP come back to smartphones and with Windows 10 mobile?

Why would HP come back to smartphones and with Windows 10 mobile?

Written by on August 16, 2016 in Guest Blog with 0 Comments

Windows Phone may be a dead man walking, but the PC giants still cling to the dream of a unified platform spanning traditional and mobile devices. Hewlett-Packard, whose record in mobile operating systems has been particularly disastrous – especially its short-lived acquisition of Palm’s webOS – is following Dell in sidelining Android and focusing on […]

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Autonomy vs HP, Round Four – Lynch countersues

Autonomy vs HP, Round Four – Lynch countersues

Written by on October 1, 2015 in News with 0 Comments

LONDON (Reuters) – British tech entrepreneur Mike Lynch on Thursday said he would file a claim against Hewlett-Packard for $150 million in damages over allegations the U.S company made about his role in the acquisition of his software company Autonomy in 2011. Lynch’s action marks the latest twist in a long-running battle between the HP […]

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HP fires 33,000 – investors cheered – shares rise

HP fires 33,000 – investors cheered – shares rise

Written by on September 17, 2015 in News with 0 Comments

(Reuters) – Shares of Hewlett-Packard Co rose as much as 5 percent on Wednesday as investors cheered plans for the company’s soon-to-be separated but struggling PC and printer business to return more capital to shareholders than many had expected. HP, which has struggled for years in a declining PC market, also said it would cut […]

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