| Mar 21, 2012
| 12:52 PM
Hewlett-Packard Co. will combine its PC and printing units into one business as the tech giant looks to improve its performance.
The new Printing and Personal Systems Group will be led by Todd Bradley, who has been executive vice president of the...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 2:18 PM
When Tim Cook took over the helm at Apple Inc. in August, many wondered how he would set himself apart from his predecessor, the formidable Steve Jobs. But a new study that ranks Cook as the country’s top-rated chief executive suggests that he&...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Microsoft has finally released the details of its much-hyped media event: The invitation-only news conference, where the tech company is expected to debut a tablet device, is scheduled to take place at Milk Studios in Hollywood on Monday afternoon....
| Jul 16, 2012
| 11:32 AM
It's good to be Tim Cook.
With 2011 compensation of $378 million, the Apple chief executive ousted Oracle's Larry Ellison as the Bay Area's most highly paid CEO of a publicly traded company, according to a survey by the San Jose Mercury News.
| Feb 21, 2012
Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney and a "super PAC" working on his behalf spent more than twice as much as they raised in January, underscoring how persistent challenges by rivals Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum have taxed the former...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 3:18 PM
Hewlett-Packard Co. reported a 44% decline in first-quarter profit and its revenue slightly missed expectations, underscoring the tech giant’s challenges as it works to get back on track under new Chief Executive Meg Whitman.
For the fiscal first...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Cyber Monday deals 2011 could lead to online shopping records. Cyber Monday is to online shopping what Black Friday is to brick-and-mortar retail stores....
| Dec 7, 2011
| 9:36 PM
The HP TouchPad isn't yet entirely dead. While CEO Meg Whitman and the top brass at Hewlett-Packard decide what to do with WebOS, the tech giant is reportedly set to sell off one last batch of TouchPads at the fire-sale price of $99 on eBay. According...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Several readers pointed out that water vapor is the biggest contributor to global warming, which was not mentioned in last week’s post about the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s release of its Annual Greenhouse Gas Index,...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Hewlett-Packard will make its webOS software available to open-source community; Meg Whitman says HP plans to make new tablet devices...
| Sep 2, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Civics-bookish as it may sound, the voters of California were well served by Wednesday's debatebetween Senate candidates Carly Fiorina and Barbara Boxer. (Video clips here.) Yes, there were cheap shots. Really, what is the relevance to a legislative...