For a cool $425 million
In a rather surprising move, Kingston has announced that it has sold its HyperX, gaming-oriented peripherals division, to HP. The $425 million deal, which should be finalized in Q2 2021, will give HP the division as well as the brand.
With Nvidia GeForce MX450 GPU
HP has completely overhauled the Pavilion 14 with an 11th Gen Intel Core processor and an optional Nvidia GeForce MX450 GPU.
Trade wars move to patent wars
Looks like Huawei is going to fight back against the US for the sanctions it has imposed on the company using the US patent system.
Plans kung flued
Copier maker Xerox has given up on its $35 billion hostile cash-and-stock bid for the maker of very expensive printer ink HP and blamed the pesky coronavirus for interfering with its plans.
More VR headsets
HP is teasing a Reverb G2 VR headset developed in tandem with Microsoft and Valve that should be "more immersive, comfortable and compatible" than previous-generation hardware.
Copies it a quick message
The maker of expensive printer ink which is nearly as expensive as race horse semen, HP, has rejected Xerox takeover bid of about $35 billion, saying it undervalued the personal computer maker.
Wants him on wire fraud
The United States has formally requested the extradition of Michael Lynch, the British tech billionaire who sold his data company Autonomy to Hewlett Packard in an ill-fated $11.1 billion deal, to face charges including securities fraud, wire fraud and conspiracy.
Xerox is considering making a cash-and-stock offer for HP which has a market value of about $27 billion.
Moves to “expensive printer” model instead
The maker of expensive printer ink HP has decided that its model has run out of steam.