Meg Whitman

HP Awards New CEO Whitman With $16.5M Pay Package

Hewlett-Packard Co. ushered in Meg Whitman as its CEO with a $16.5 million compensation package. It hinges on whether the former candidate for California governor can lift the stumbling technology company’s stock price during the next two years.


Former Hewlett-Packard (HP) Chairwoman Patricia Dunn leaves after a hearing in Santa Clara County Superior Court October 5th, 2006. (Paul Sakuma/Getty Images)

Former Hewlett-Packard Chairwoman Patricia Dunn Dead At 58

Patricia Dunn, the former Hewlett-Packard chairwoman who authorized a boardroom surveillance probe that ultimately sullied her remarkable rise from investment bank typist to the corporate upper class, has died. She was 58.


A sign at Hewlett-Packard headquarters in Palo Alto. (John G. Mabanglo/AFP/Getty Images)

HP Profit Falls As Declines, Charges Hit Results

Hewlett-Packard said Monday that its net income plunged in the latest quarter as revenue declined in three of its main business lines.


A sign at Hewlett-Packard headquarters in Palo Alto. (John G. Mabanglo/AFP/Getty Images)

Hewlett-Packard To Retain PC Unit

Hewlett-Packard Co. said Thursday that it has decided against spinning off or selling its Personal Systems Group unit.


Meg Whitman

Meg Whitman Named New Hewlett-Packard CEO

The Hewlett-Packard Co. board of directors ousted CEO Leo Apotheker on Thursday and replaced him with former eBay CEO Meg Whitman.


Meg Whitman

Analysis: Is Meg Whitman HP’s Next Big Mistake?

Hewlett-Packard has become the poster child for ensuring that failure only has consequences for subordinates, never for higher-ups.


HP Palm TouchPad, Hewlett-Packard

Discounted Hewlett-Packard Tablets Fly Off The Shelves

HP slashed the prices of the TouchPad to $99, this after the company announced it was discontinuing its table computer and smartphone business last week.


Hewlett-Packard Headquarters in Palo Alto. (file photo)

Hewlett-Packard To End Mobile Businesses, Consider PC Spin Off

Palo-Alto-based Hewlett-Packard Co. said Thursday that it will discontinue its tablet computer and smartphone products and may sell or spin off its PC division, bowing out of the consumer businesses.

CBS San Francisco–08/18/2011

Google Heads To Neighboring Sunnyvale

Google’s Mountain View headquarters is no longer large enough to house all of the company’s employees. As a result, the Internet search giant is moving to neighboring Sunnyvale.


HP Palm TouchPad, Hewlett-Packard

Hewlett-Packard TouchPad Tablet To Debut July 1

Hewlett-Packard has announced its TouchPad tablet will make its debut in the United States on July 1 in two versions for $500 and $600.

CBS San Francisco–06/09/2011




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