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Friday Apr 11 |

Hewlett-Packard: Don't Miss the Growth Opportunity

I have been quite a big fan of Hewlett-Packard 's new management and the way it has emerged from effects of bad follies and major shift in PC demand.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, HP, Computers, US Governors

Friday Apr 11 |

Three Things You Don't Know About Money In Politics

Many are angry after the Supreme Court's decision last week in McCutcheon v. FEC , which struck down the limit on how much someone can contribute in total to all candidates combined.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jerry Brown, US News

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Daily Beast

Why Women Don't Vote for WomenPatricia Murphy

Despite generations of women striving for better representation in politics, female candidates do not necessarily get a bump from women voters.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Shelley Moore Capito, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kay Hagan, North Carolina Government, North Carolina, Iowa, US Governors

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Hewlett Packard Has Upside But Barron's Is Too Optimistic

Barron's recently published a bullish story on Hewlett Packard claiming the stock has a 20% upside in a year.


Related Topix: HP, Computers, US Governors

Fri Apr 04, 2014


Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich Resigns

Brendan Eich has chosen to step down as Mozilla's CEO, a position to which he was appointed two weeks ago, following objections from both inside and outside the company.


Related Topix: Mozilla, US Governors, Social Software, Non-Profit

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Why Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) Hit a One-Year High Today

Former CEO Leo Apotheker said on Aug. 18, 2011 that the company would refocus on business services and products and would also scrap WebOS, which HP had acquired the rights to when the company bought Palm in 2010.


Related Topix: HP, Computers, Hewlett Packard, PC, US Governors, TheStreet


HP to pay $57M to settle lawsuit after mobile, PC unit abandoned

The settlement comes after former chief executive Leo Apotheker ditched the company's mobile and PC unit, a decision that was later unraveled when Meg Whitman arrived.


Related Topix: US Governors

Mon Mar 31, 2014

HP unveils creepy app that stalks people as they shop

Hewlett Packard has unveiled a new mobile app that retailers can use to stalk people as they shop in order to send them targeted adverts and promotions.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, US Governors

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Should You Put Your Money In Hewlett-Packard?

When it comes to Hewlett-Packard there are two types of sentiments that can be seen.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, HP, Computers, US Governors

Mon Mar 24, 2014

CBS Local

Gov. Brown Raises $20 Million For Re-Election Bid; GOP Rivals Lag

With nearly eight months to go until the November election, Gov. Jerry Brown reported Monday that he has raised nearly $20 million for his re-election campaign, far outpacing the two leading Republican candidates competing for the right to challenge him.


Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, California


HP's Whitman: Stoking The Partner Growth Engine

Months before Hewlett-Packard's Global Partner Conference, CEO Meg Whitman asked for the list of top partners who hadn't yet confirmed they were attending.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, US Governors, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Marketing, Sales

Sys-Con Media

HP Helps Partners Capitalize on the New Style of IT

"The New Style of IT requires a new style of partnering," said Meg Whitman , president and chief executive officer, HP.


Related Topix: HP, Hewlett-Packard, Computers, US Governors

Sun Mar 23, 2014

Pasadena Star-News

Defeat of a affirmative actiona bill SCA 5 could be a watershed moment for Asians

Asian-Americans were once an afterthought, but the events surrounding controversial Senate Constitutional Amendment No.


Related Topix: Asian-American, US Governors, California, California Government, Standardized Testing, Education, Chinese-American

Fri Mar 21, 2014

The Advantage 3D Printing Can Bring The Iterative Design Process

With the news that HP is seriously looking at entering the 3D Printing market this summer , many analysts will be hoping that Meg Whitman has found a way to bring 3D printing into the mainstream.


Related Topix: US Governors, Printers, Microsoft, Startups

Roll Call

How to Tell Voters Their Congressman Is Old

Now or Never PAC released an advertisement Thursday that featured disco music, a picture of President Jimmy Carter and a narrator declaring, "Now he's 90, the oldest member in Congress ever!" Ratcliffe, who is not associated with the ad, denied in a recent interview with Roll Call that he was making Hall's age an issue in the race.


Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Bill Whalen: What if Boxer and Feinstein decide to pass the baton when their terms expire?

Say what you will about the 2014 election in California, one thing it won't be: "The year of the woman."


Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, Barbara Boxer, US Politics, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Representative Jackie Speier, Democrat, US Governors, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Opinion

Thu Mar 20, 2014

The Washington Post

HP Ceo Hunt for Growth Seen Weighing on Bonds After Rally: Tech

Hewlett-Packard Co. Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman, who rewarded stock and bond investors in 2013, may soon be pressured to make acquisitions that favor shareholders over those owning her company's debt.


Related Topix: HP, Laptops/Notebooks, Computers, Financial Markets, US Governors, Business News

Wed Mar 19, 2014

ABC News

Jesse Jackson Targets Tech's Lack of Diversity

The Rev. Jesse Jackson is bringing a strategy borrowed from the traditional civil rights era playbook to the age of social media and a booming tech industry known for its disruptive innovation.


Related Topix: HP, Computers, US Governors, Santa Clara, CA, Startups, Facebook

Wall Street Journal

Will H-P Investors Vote Off Andreessen, Lane or Gupta from the Board?

Some directors of Hewlett-Packard's board are still trying to escape the long shadow of previous poor performance.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, Hewlett-Packard, US Governors


Ex-autonomy Chief Lynch Slams HP, CEO Whitman Ahead of Shareholder Meeting

Hewlett-Packard's November 2012 decision to write off billions of dollars in connection with the acquisition of infrastructure software vendor Autonomy continues to dog the company as it prepares to face shareholders at an annual meeting Wednesday.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, Computers, Autonomy, US Governors