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The Berkeley Daily Planet
What's Up, Docs? 15th SF Documentary Film Festival—June 2-16, 2016. CategoryTheir first idea was to open a Mexican restaurant. Their second idea was more m
What's Up, Docs? 15th SF Documentary Film Festival—June 2-16, 2016. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 4 days ago
Their first idea was to open a Mexican restaurant. Their second idea was more momentous. They wound up creating the Compaq computer and, in the process nearly toppled IBM, whose computers previously ruled the 1980’s unchallenged. Cohen and... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
FEMA to close mobile recovery centers in Katy, Cypress this weekendto an announcement Wednesday from organization officials. The Lone Star Colleg
FEMA to close mobile recovery centers in Katy, Cypress this weekend
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 5 days ago
to an announcement Wednesday from organization officials. The Lone Star College-University Park location at 11521 Compaq Center West Drive will close Friday at 2 p.m. The Katy Park location at 24927 Morton Road will close Saturday at 2... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
Looking back at HP’s history of spinoffs, acquisitions, and roads newly travelledto replace then-CEO Louis Platt with outsider Carly Fiorina, who masterminded H
Looking back at HP’s history of spinoffs, acquisitions, and roads newly travelled
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 6 days ago
to replace then-CEO Louis Platt with outsider Carly Fiorina, who masterminded HP’s infamous $25 billion USD purchase of Compaq in 2001. Intended to ensure HP’s leadership in the PC market, the merger still tops many lists of the worst tech... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Hewlett Packard Enterprise rises after shedding services unitsome of the sluggish businesses built up by past CEOs. Carly Fiorina, who was o
Hewlett Packard Enterprise rises after shedding services unit
Silicon Valley / Posted 6 days ago
some of the sluggish businesses built up by past CEOs. Carly Fiorina, who was ousted in 2005, led the company's buyout of Compaq Computer in 2002 -- a deal that made it more dependent on the PC market. Mark Hurd, who was CEO from 2005 to 2010, led... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Rises After Shedding Services Unitsome of the sluggish businesses built up by past CEOs. Carly Fiorina, who was o
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Rises After Shedding Services Unit
Silicon Valley / Posted 6 days ago
some of the sluggish businesses built up by past CEOs. Carly Fiorina, who was ousted in 2005, led the company's buyout of Compaq Computer Corp. in 2002 -- a deal that made it more dependent on the PC market. Mark Hurd, who was CEO from 2005 to... Read more
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Top Gear Philippines
Don't get scammed: Here is the complete list of MMDA-accredited tow trucks(TT-043) 13. Metal Gear Towing Services* TXG-499 (TT-045) * UVE-641 (TT-046)
Don't get scammed: Here is the complete list of MMDA-accredited tow trucks
Top Gear Philippines / Posted 6 days ago
(TT-043) 13. Metal Gear Towing Services* TXG-499 (TT-045) * UVE-641 (TT-046) * UVF-631 (TT-047) * UWJ-171 (TT-048) 14. Compaq Towing Services* UWF-274 (TT-051) * RJY-549 (TT-052) 15. Blamp Towing Services* UWM-943 (TT-054) 16. Haplos Towing... Read more
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PhysOrg
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rivalwith annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions inc
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rival
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
with annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and businesses shifted to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
HP Enterprise sells off service divisionwith annual sales above $US100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions i
HP Enterprise sells off service division
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
with annual sales above $US100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and businesses shifted to... Read more
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Silicon Valley
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rivalwith annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions inc
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rival
Silicon Valley / Posted 7 days ago
with annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and businesses shifted to... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
HP Enterprise gets smaller by selling services divisionwith annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions inc
HP Enterprise gets smaller by selling services division
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
with annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and businesses shifted to... Read more
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The Mercury News
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rivalwith annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions inc
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rival
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
with annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and businesses shifted to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rivalwith annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions inc
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rival
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
with annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and businesses shifted to... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
HP Enterprise gets smaller by selling services divisionwith annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions inc
HP Enterprise gets smaller by selling services division
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
with annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and businesses shifted to... Read more
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Philly.com
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rivalwith annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions inc
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rival
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
with annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and businesses shifted to... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rivalwith annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions inc
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rival
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
with annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and businesses shifted to... Read more
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Salon.com
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rivalwith annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions inc
HP Enterprise selling tech services business to rival
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
with annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. You Might Also Like But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and... Read more
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ABC News
HP Enterprise Selling Tech Services Business to Rivalwith annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions inc
HP Enterprise Selling Tech Services Business to Rival
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
with annual sales above $100 billion, boosted by several large acquisitions including EDS and the personal-computer maker Compaq. But the company struggled to keep up with industry trends, as consumers bought fewer PCs and businesses shifted to... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Cher's Show-Stopping Style Redefines What It Means To Be 70United Kingdom. Cher during the 26th Annual American Music Awards in Los Angel
Cher's Show-Stopping Style Redefines What It Means To Be 70
The Huffington Post / Posted 11 days ago
United Kingdom. Cher during the 26th Annual American Music Awards in Los Angeles, California. Cher performing at the Compaq Center in San Jose, California. Cher performs part of her "Farewell... Never Can Say Goodbye Tour" in San Jose... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Weekend Plannerinformation, visit www.leominstermarketplace.com or www.facebook.com/Leominster
Weekend Planner
Leominster Champion / Posted 18 days ago
information, visit www.leominstermarketplace.com or www.facebook.com/LeominsterMarketplace. Dance2Swing with the Compaq Big Band (with vocalist Ed Scheer) will be held from 6:45-10:30 p.m. at the Leominster-Fitchburg Lodge of Elks, 134... Read more
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Leominster Champion
May 13, 2016information, visit www.leominstermarketplace.com or www.facebook.com/Leominster
May 13, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 19 days ago
information, visit www.leominstermarketplace.com or www.facebook.com/LeominsterMarketplace. Dance2Swing with the Compaq Big Band (with vocalist Ed Scheer) will be held from 6:45-10:30 p.m. at the Leominster-Fitchburg Lodge of Elks, 134... Read more
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ExtremeTech
The McLaren F1 supercar can only be serviced with this ancient Compaq laptop McLaren Automotive uses cutting edge technology to build some of the most pow
The McLaren F1 supercar can only be serviced with this ancient Compaq laptop
ExtremeTech / Posted 26 days ago
McLaren Automotive uses cutting edge technology to build some of the most powerful and beautiful sports cars on the planet. However, the decades-old McLaren F1 still holds... Read more
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CIO
Cloud consequences: JP Morgan calls time on IT-as-usualLet’s review what happened with Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC). A former h
Cloud consequences: JP Morgan calls time on IT-as-usual
CIO / Posted 26 days ago
Let’s review what happened with Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC). A former high-flyer, the company ended up bought by Compaq and then merged into HP, before most of the mess was hived off HP Enterprise as an unattractive low-margin business.... Read more
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The Register
Ex-HP boss Carly Fiorina sacked one week into new jobnever associate with the slow and doddery HP at the time. Fiorina became CEO in
Ex-HP boss Carly Fiorina sacked one week into new job
The Register / Posted 28 days ago
never associate with the slow and doddery HP at the time. Fiorina became CEO in July 1999, oversaw its mega-merger with Compaq in 2002, and subsequently fired 30,000 workers. During her tenure at the top, the company's stock price fell 41 per... Read more
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International Business Times
Why £10m McLaren F1 supercar can't run without a museum-worthy Compaq laptop layout and blistering performance can only be kept road-worthy with the helping
Why £10m McLaren F1 supercar can't run without a museum-worthy Compaq laptop
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
layout and blistering performance can only be kept road-worthy with the helping hand of an enormous, slow, 20-year-old Compaq laptop computer. Running MS-DOS and with a thickness measuring in inches instead of millimetres, the Compaq LTE 5280... Read more
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Auto Spies
Would Apple Be Better Off Buying Tesla And Placing Elon Musk In Charge?Executive Tim Cook is probably one of the most competent operations executives
Would Apple Be Better Off Buying Tesla And Placing Elon Musk In Charge?
Auto Spies / Posted 29 days ago
Executive Tim Cook is probably one of the most competent operations executives in the industry but is clearly not a technology visionary. Apple needs another Steve Jobs to reinvent itself; otherwise it will join the ranks of... Read more
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Market Watch
Apple should buy Tesla — and make Elon Musk CEOnot a technology visionary. Apple needs another Steve Jobs to reinvent itself;
Apple should buy Tesla — and make Elon Musk CEO
Market Watch / Posted 29 days ago
not a technology visionary. Apple needs another Steve Jobs to reinvent itself; otherwise it will join the ranks of HP and Compaq. That Steve Jobs may be Elon Musk — who has proven to be the greatest visionary of our times. In the same period... Read more
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Breitbart
Ted Cruz Defends Carly Fiorina’s Outsourcing RecordGOP debate. What Fiorina didn’t note is that much of HP’s employment growth wa
Ted Cruz Defends Carly Fiorina’s Outsourcing Record
Breitbart / Posted 29 days ago
GOP debate. What Fiorina didn’t note is that much of HP’s employment growth was through acquisitions. In 2001, HP acquired Compaq, adding 64,000 employees, and in 2008 it added EDS, gaining another 139,000. Whether these acquisitions were wise or... Read more
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CBC.ca
Trump represents tough choice for Indiana voterstime as a Fortune 500 CEO who's best remembered for managing the questionable m
Trump represents tough choice for Indiana voters
CBC.ca / Posted 30 days ago
time as a Fortune 500 CEO who's best remembered for managing the questionable merger of her company, Hewlett Packard, with Compaq Computer Corp., a corporate marriage one industry insider likened to "a slow-motion collision between two garbage... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Disrupted' by Dan Lyons is the best book about Silicon Valley today. We talk to the author.and we'll make money? Maybe they were, and I was naive to think that they weren
'Disrupted' by Dan Lyons is the best book about Silicon Valley today. We talk to the author.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
and we'll make money? Maybe they were, and I was naive to think that they weren't. Sevin Rosen, when they were building Compaq, I don't think they were thinking, wow, we'll make a quick buck and scoot out, these computers aren't any good. I... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Vivek Wadhwa: Apple and Tesla - a match made in heaven?not a technology visionary. Apple needs another Steve Jobs to reinvent itself o
Vivek Wadhwa: Apple and Tesla - a match made in heaven?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
not a technology visionary. Apple needs another Steve Jobs to reinvent itself otherwise it will join the ranks of HP and Compaq. That Steve Jobs may be Elon Musk -- who has proven to be the greatest visionary of our times. In the same period... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Barbara Boxer: Carly Fiorina Pick Shows Ted Cruz 'Has No Judgment Whatsoever'record when she was at HP and how selfish she is as a human being." Boxer, who
Barbara Boxer: Carly Fiorina Pick Shows Ted Cruz 'Has No Judgment Whatsoever'
The Huffington Post / Posted 1 months ago
record when she was at HP and how selfish she is as a human being." Boxer, who is supporting former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (D) for president, also criticized the choice in a brutal tweet referencing HP's controversial merger with Com... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Ted Cruz picks Carly Fiorina as running mateabout her tenure at Hewlett-Packard, especially regarding her role in the compa
Ted Cruz picks Carly Fiorina as running mate
Crain's New York Business / Posted 1 months ago
about her tenure at Hewlett-Packard, especially regarding her role in the company’s 2001 merger with Compaq Computer Corp. and the mass layoffs that came with it, further hindered her argument that she was suited to lead the... Read more
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The Hill
Fiorina fires back at Barbara Boxera bad dream.” Fiorina defended her business record Thursday while going after
Fiorina fires back at Barbara Boxer
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
a bad dream.” Fiorina defended her business record Thursday while going after Boxer's own experience. "The merger with Compaq was the most successful merger in high-tech history," Fiorina shot back Thursday. "It saved a company and created... Read more
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Leominster Champion
April 29, 2016refreshments as well. For more information, call (978) 779-5517 or visit www.tr
April 29, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 1 months ago
refreshments as well. For more information, call (978) 779-5517 or visit www.trinitybolton.org. Dance2Swing with the Compaq Big Band (with vocalist Ed Scheer) will be held from 6:45-10:30 p.m. at the Leominster-Fitchburg Lodge of Elks, 134... Read more
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Breitbart
Cruz Picks Nation’s Most Aggressive Champion of Offshoring as Vice Presidenttask moved to India that same year (which caused no layoffs). But HP wanted to
Cruz Picks Nation’s Most Aggressive Champion of Offshoring as Vice President
Breitbart / Posted 1 months ago
task moved to India that same year (which caused no layoffs). But HP wanted to squeeze 15,000 jobs out of its merger with Compaq, and in November 2002 Huston’s was one. He was 59 and couldn’t afford to retire. His 401(k) was weighted heavily with... Read more

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