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The Register
John Ellenby, British inventor of the first laptop, powers offThe company initially designed portable computers but saw little success, thank
John Ellenby, British inventor of the first laptop, powers off
The Register / Posted 4 hours ago
The company initially designed portable computers but saw little success, thanks to competing companies like Osbourne and Compaq selling similar kit for less. But in 1985, the firm released the GRiD Compass 1101, an $8,150 laptop in a form factor... Read more
13h
The Mercury News
Seven reasons companies put their names on sports stadiumschange of heart — merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where ho
Seven reasons companies put their names on sports stadiums
The Mercury News / Posted 13 hours ago
change of heart — merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where hockey's Sharks have played since 2001 in the Compaq Center, HP Pavilion and SAP Center — while never moving from what fans affectionately call "The Shark... Read more
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22h
Los Angeles Daily News
7 reasons companies like Banc of California put their names on stadiumschange of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where ho
7 reasons companies like Banc of California put their names on stadiums
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
change of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where hockey’s Sharks have played since 2001 in the Compaq Center, HP Pavilion and SAP Center – while never moving from what fans affectionately call “The Shark... Read more
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22h
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
7 reasons companies like Banc of California put their names on stadiumschange of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where ho
7 reasons companies like Banc of California put their names on stadiums
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
change of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where hockey’s Sharks have played since 2001 in the Compaq Center, HP Pavilion and SAP Center – while never moving from what fans affectionately call “The Shark... Read more
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22h
Long Beach Press-Telegram
7 reasons companies like Banc of California put their names on stadiumschange of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where ho
7 reasons companies like Banc of California put their names on stadiums
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 22 hours ago
change of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where hockey’s Sharks have played since 2001 in the Compaq Center, HP Pavilion and SAP Center – while never moving from what fans affectionately call “The Shark... Read more
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22h
San Bernardino Sun
7 reasons companies like Banc of California put their names on stadiumschange of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where ho
7 reasons companies like Banc of California put their names on stadiums
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
change of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where hockey’s Sharks have played since 2001 in the Compaq Center, HP Pavilion and SAP Center – while never moving from what fans affectionately call “The Shark... Read more
6 related stories
22h
Pasadena Star-News
7 reasons companies like Banc of California put their names on stadiumschange of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where ho
7 reasons companies like Banc of California put their names on stadiums
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 22 hours ago
change of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where hockey’s Sharks have played since 2001 in the Compaq Center, HP Pavilion and SAP Center – while never moving from what fans affectionately call “The Shark... Read more
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Orange County Register
Marketing: Seven reasons companies put their names on stadiumschange of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where ho
Marketing: Seven reasons companies put their names on stadiums
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
change of heart – merge, rename themselves or go bust. Take San Jose, where hockey’s Sharks have played since 2001 in the Compaq Center, HP Pavilion and SAP Center – while never moving from what fans affectionately call “The Shark... Read more
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heraldscotland
Manufacturing is the "golden thread" for clan plaque maker ScotCrestwith the engine manufacturer in product design and mechanical engineering roles
Manufacturing is the "golden thread" for clan plaque maker ScotCrest
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
with the engine manufacturer in product design and mechanical engineering roles in the west of Scotland. He then joined Compaq Computers for what would be an eventful 13 years. While his time there was professionally rewarding, it was also... Read more
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heraldscotland
Manufacturing is the "golden threat" for clan plaque maker ScotCrestwith the engine manufacturer in product design and mechanical engineering roles
Manufacturing is the "golden threat" for clan plaque maker ScotCrest
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
with the engine manufacturer in product design and mechanical engineering roles in the west of Scotland. He then joined Compaq Computers for what would be an eventful 13 years. While his time there was professionally rewarding, it was also... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Spyware jumps after Windows 10 updateaccolades to you for the profound knowledge you share with rookies like me. I h
Spyware jumps after Windows 10 update
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
accolades to you for the profound knowledge you share with rookies like me. I have two computers and computer 2 is an HP Compaq 6910p, which, like my other one originally ran Vista Business OEMAct. Last September I updated the second computer to... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Weird San Jose Sharksthe time. Above the ice, though, was a different story. I was at that playoff
Weird San Jose Sharks
Yahoo Sports / Posted 6 days ago
the time. Above the ice, though, was a different story. I was at that playoff game, sitting in the upper deck of the then-Compaq Center with my buddy. We all felt things rock and roll for a little bit, and living in the Bay Area, you know what an... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Golden Parachutes: See How Much These 10 Execs Got Paid to Leaverunning made — pocketed $21 million when she was forced to resign after orchest
Golden Parachutes: See How Much These 10 Execs Got Paid to Leave
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
running made — pocketed $21 million when she was forced to resign after orchestrating a disastrous acquisition of Compaq. Name: Marissa Mayer Company: Yahoo Payday: $55 million Mayer hasn’t yet committed to leaving, but she’s widely... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Police looking for suspects who broke into Edinburgh business to steal money, computerMachining located at 6973 U.S. 31 in Edinburgh. The owner said he arrived at t
Police looking for suspects who broke into Edinburgh business to steal money, computer
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
Machining located at 6973 U.S. 31 in Edinburgh. The owner said he arrived at the business and noticed a broken window. A Compaq computer was missing. Several doors in the building were open; someone had taken money from a “soda fund” in the... Read more
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The Columbian
The billionaire space baronsfit for a junkyard, Bezos saw art. “A magic sculpture garden,” he called it. A
The billionaire space barons
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
fit for a junkyard, Bezos saw art. “A magic sculpture garden,” he called it. After Musk sold his first company, Zip2, to Compaq, for more than $300 million, he started thinking more seriously about space exploration and wondered when NASA was... Read more
10d
Ensenada.net
Ensenada.Net :: Clasificados$10500 pesos Puntero Laser Logitech_wireless_presenter_r400 $150 pesos Laptop
Ensenada.Net :: Clasificados
Ensenada.net / Posted 10 days ago
$10500 pesos Puntero Laser Logitech_wireless_presenter_r400 $150 pesos Laptops marcas Dell Lenovo Toshiba HP Gateway Acer Compaq con procesador Core 2 Duo 2GB de Ram 80/160 GB disco duro win 7 Bateria Cargador $1800 pesos Disco Duro Externo... Read more
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Wired News
WIRED Binge-Watching Guide: Halt and Catch Fireinsignificant in the face of the true PC competitor. The first season is based
WIRED Binge-Watching Guide: Halt and Catch Fire
Wired News / Posted 13 days ago
insignificant in the face of the true PC competitor. The first season is based in part on the industry trajectory of Compaq as well as Tracy Kidder’s book The Soul of a New Machine, but this is where those comparisons end, leaving open the... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
After Silicon Valley success with Ustream, Dallas' Brad Hunstable revving up next project in Texasfather, Fred, brought home from Kmart and RadioShack. A Commodore VIC-20. A TRS
After Silicon Valley success with Ustream, Dallas' Brad Hunstable revving up next project in Texas
Dallas Morning News / Posted 17 days ago
father, Fred, brought home from Kmart and RadioShack. A Commodore VIC-20. A TRS-80 Model 4 about the size of a suitcase. A Compaq computer. A Dell. He is one of three children. All three of them grew up to be entrepreneurs. As a young boy, he... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
After success in Silicon Valley, Dallas entrepreneur Brad Hunstable comes home for new venturefather, Fred, brought home from Kmart and RadioShack. A Commodore VIC-20. A TRS
After success in Silicon Valley, Dallas entrepreneur Brad Hunstable comes home for new venture
Dallas Morning News / Posted 18 days ago
father, Fred, brought home from Kmart and RadioShack. A Commodore VIC-20. A TRS-80 Model 4 about the size of a suitcase. A Compaq computer. A Dell. He is one of three children. All three of them grew up to be entrepreneurs. As a young boy, he... Read more
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The Register
The developer died 14 years ago, here's a print out of his source codeit was built in 1997 or 1998, so was a bit taken aback when told this was “the
The developer died 14 years ago, here's a print out of his source code
The Register / Posted 25 days ago
it was built in 1997 or 1998, so was a bit taken aback when told this was “the new server”. “The old servers were giant Compaq Proliant SCSI boxes with 16MB of RAM. Those were in a junk pile. I was told they 'should' be able to boot up but no... Read more
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express
HP made this massive ERROR on its online shop, and people are not happyhave noticed". However some customers took to Twitter to vent their frustratio
HP made this massive ERROR on its online shop, and people are not happy
express / Posted 29 days ago
have noticed". However some customers took to Twitter to vent their frustration. This followed fears that some HP and Compaq laptops could pose a danger to consumers due to overheating batteries which could potentially cause a fire. Laptops... Read more

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