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US tries to extradite Michael Lynch
Published in News
Tuesday, 03 December 2019 10:56

US tries to extradite Michael Lynch


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 considers buying HP
Published in News
Wednesday, 06 November 2019 11:30

Xerox considers buying HP


Merger possible

Xerox is considering making a cash-and-stock offer for HP which has a market value of about $27 billion.

HP abandons “expensive printer ink” model
Published in News
Thursday, 10 October 2019 10:59

HP abandons “expensive printer ink” model


Moves to “expensive printer” model instead

The maker of expensive printer ink HP has decided that its model has run out of steam.

HP lays off staff
Published in News
Friday, 04 October 2019 12:38

HP lays off staff


16 per cent to go

Maker of expensive printer ink HP has announced it is culling 16 percent of its workforce as part of a restructuring plan aimed at cutting costs.

HP replaces Weisler with Enrique Lores
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 23 August 2019 11:57

HP replaces Weisler with Enrique Lores


Company reports mixed results

Longtime HP veteran Enrique Lores, who runs the $20 billion printer business, is succeeding Dion Weisler as CEO, effective November 1.

US Product and Safety Commission recalls 78,500 HP laptops
Published in PC Hardware


Fire and burns hazards

The US Product and Safety Commission (UPSC) has announced a "battery safety" recall of about 78,500 HP laptops for what the UPSC calls "fire and burn hazards".

HP's gaming laptop has a HP's 240Hz display
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 08 January 2019 11:15

HP's gaming laptop has a HP's 240Hz display


Claims that the Omen 15 is the first gaming laptop to get it

HP has jacked up the the refresh rate on its latest Omen 15.

United States arranges Lynch mob
Published in News
Friday, 30 November 2018 12:36

United States arranges Lynch mob


Criminal charges for embarrassing HP

The United States has filed criminal charges against Mike Lynch over the $11 billion sale of the British software company Autonomy to Hewlett-Packard seven years ago.

HPCC and HP enterprise team up for Hawk supercomputer
Published in PC Hardware


3.5 faster thanks to AMD

The High - Performance Computing Centre of the University of Stuttgart (HLRS) and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), today announced a collaboration to build and deliver HLRS, a next-generation supercomputer.

HP has leather laptop
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 02 October 2018 11:36

HP has leather laptop


Non-vegan friendly, fast moover as HP pulls the udder one

HP has come up with a design with which to hack off any vegan friends you might have.