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Business Insider
'The pay is about half of what I make,' says HP employee told to take a new job or be firedIn HP's latest round of layoffs some employees have been given a layoff ultimat
'The pay is about half of what I make,' says HP employee told to take a new job or be fired
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
In HP's latest round of layoffs some employees have been given a layoff ultimatum: take a new job at another company where HP has a contract-work agreement ... or be fired with no layoff package severance. On the one hand, a job offer is better than... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China slowdown forces global economy to adaptEven as China's markets show signs of stabilising, the resulting shock waves co
China slowdown forces global economy to adapt
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
Even as China's markets show signs of stabilising, the resulting shock waves could be lasting. Photo: Reuters The commodities giant BHP Billiton spent heavily for years, mining iron ore across Australia, digging for copper in Chile, and pumping oil... Read more
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WA Today
China slowdown forces global economy to adaptEven as China's markets show signs of stabilising, the resulting shock waves co
China slowdown forces global economy to adapt
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
Even as China's markets show signs of stabilising, the resulting shock waves could be lasting. Photo: Reuters The commodities giant BHP Billiton spent heavily for years, mining iron ore across Australia, digging for copper in Chile, and pumping oil... Read more
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The Age
China slowdown forces global economy to adaptEven as China's markets show signs of stabilising, the resulting shock waves co
China slowdown forces global economy to adapt
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Even as China's markets show signs of stabilising, the resulting shock waves could be lasting. Photo: Reuters The commodities giant BHP Billiton spent heavily for years, mining iron ore across Australia, digging for copper in Chile, and pumping oil... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China slowdown forces global economy to adaptEven as China's markets show signs of stabilising, the resulting shock waves co
China slowdown forces global economy to adapt
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Even as China's markets show signs of stabilising, the resulting shock waves could be lasting. Photo: Reuters The commodities giant BHP Billiton spent heavily for years, mining iron ore across Australia, digging for copper in Chile, and pumping oil... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Global economy forced to adapt as China faltersHONG KONG >> The commodities giant BHP Billiton spent heavily for years, mining
Global economy forced to adapt as China falters
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
HONG KONG >> The commodities giant BHP Billiton spent heavily for years, mining iron ore across Australia, digging for copper in Chile, and pumping oil off the coast of Trinidad. The company could be confident in its direction as commodities orders... Read more
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Canberra Times
China slowdown forces global economy to adaptEven as China's markets show signs of stabilising, the resulting shock waves co
China slowdown forces global economy to adapt
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
Even as China's markets show signs of stabilising, the resulting shock waves could be lasting. Photo: Reuters The commodities giant BHP Billiton spent heavily for years, mining iron ore across Australia, digging for copper in Chile, and pumping oil... Read more
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Mashable
If Carly Fiorina ran the U.S. the way she ran HP, we'd be doomedWhat's This?Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina gestures while spea
If Carly Fiorina ran the U.S. the way she ran HP, we'd be doomed
Mashable / Posted 10 days ago
What's This?Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina gestures while speaking at the RedState Gathering, Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, in Atlanta. Image: David Goldman/Associated Press Sometimes, when I'm watching Carly Fiorina during her... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Why We're on the Road to a Deeper Pulverizing in the MarketEditor's Note: This article was originally published on Real Money at 6:45 p.m.
Why We're on the Road to a Deeper Pulverizing in the Market
TheStreet.com / Posted 11 days ago
Editor's Note: This article was originally published on Real Money at 6:45 p.m. EST on Aug. 23. In fact, I could have made a case that we should have been able to recover somewhat into the close, if not rally back to down 2%, rather than the 3.5%... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Why We're on the Road to a Deeper Pulverizing in the MarketEditor's Note: This article was originally published on Real Money at 6:45 p.m.
Why We're on the Road to a Deeper Pulverizing in the Market
TheStreet.com / Posted 11 days ago
Editor's Note: This article was originally published on Real Money at 6:45 p.m. EST on Aug. 23. NEW YORK (Real Money) -- Don't laugh at this analysis. But I question whether we actually needed to be down nearly as much as we were on Friday. In... Read more
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Computer World Australia
After three-day shutdown, HP now effectively two companiesHewlett-Packard doesn't officially become two companies until Nov. 1, but the c
After three-day shutdown, HP now effectively two companies
Computer World Australia / Posted 11 days ago
Hewlett-Packard doesn't officially become two companies until Nov. 1, but the company has already separated its internal systems and is effectively operating as two businesses. "On August 1, we successfully split the operations and IT systems for... Read more
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Market Watch
Hewlett-Packard gains, but why?Shares of Hewlett-Packard Co. traded higher on Friday despite broad market sell
Hewlett-Packard gains, but why?
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
Shares of Hewlett-Packard Co. traded higher on Friday despite broad market selloffs and analyst notes highlighting the company’s ongoing turnaround challenges amid an anemic PC market. The gains are a bit surprising given the company’s quarterly... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
HP's third quarter financials show almost everything drooping ahead of the splitHP HAS RELEASED its financial results for the third quarter and they make for s
HP's third quarter financials show almost everything drooping ahead of the split
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 13 days ago
HP HAS RELEASED its financial results for the third quarter and they make for somewhat grim reading. The company has seen drops in key parts of the business and an overall drop in GAAP net revenue of eight percent year on year to $25.3bn, compared... Read more
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techcentral.ie
After three-day shutdown, HP now effectively two companiesCEO Whitman says company 'the last of the restructuring mohicans' Hewlett-Pack
After three-day shutdown, HP now effectively two companies
techcentral.ie / Posted 14 days ago
CEO Whitman says company 'the last of the restructuring mohicans' Hewlett-Packard doesn’t officially become two companies until 1 November, but the company has already separated its internal systems and is effectively operating as two... Read more
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Computing.co.uk
HP revenues down for the fifth consecutive quarter ahead of November 'divorce'Systems giant Hewlett-Packard, which is due to separate PC hardware and printer
HP revenues down for the fifth consecutive quarter ahead of November 'divorce'
Computing.co.uk / Posted 14 days ago
Systems giant Hewlett-Packard, which is due to separate PC hardware and printers from the rest of the business in November, has filed yet-another quarterly decline in revenue - its fifth in a row, and its last before the split. Revenues for the... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Weak PC sales hit HP revenue and profit ahead of splitRevenue dropped to $25.3bn and net income fell to $854m in Q3. Revenue for the
Weak PC sales hit HP revenue and profit ahead of split
Computer Business Review / Posted 14 days ago
Revenue dropped to $25.3bn and net income fell to $854m in Q3. Revenue for the third quarter of 2015 dropped 8% to $25.3bn, compared to $27.6bn in the year-ago period. Net income fell to $854m, or $0.47 diluted earnings per share, from $985m, or... Read more
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iol.co.za
HP stumbles on weaker demandSan Francisco - Hewlett-Packard’s earnings outlook fell short of estimates befo
HP stumbles on weaker demand
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
San Francisco - Hewlett-Packard’s earnings outlook fell short of estimates before a breakup designed to improve growth prospects, disappointing investors looking for signs the new businesses would get a fresh start on solid ground. Sales declined... Read more
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RTE News
HP revenue falls for fourth straight quarterHewlett-Packard has reported a drop in revenue for the fourth straight quarter,
HP revenue falls for fourth straight quarter
RTE News / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard has reported a drop in revenue for the fourth straight quarter, hurt by weak PC sales and lower demand from corporates for its services. Shares of the world's number two PC maker, which also forecast full-year adjusted profit largely... Read more
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Business Standard India
HP revenue falls on weak PC sales, lower demand for servicesHewlett-Packard Co reported a drop in revenue for the fourth straight quarter,
HP revenue falls on weak PC sales, lower demand for services
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard Co reported a drop in revenue for the fourth straight quarter, hurt by weak PC sales and lower demand from corporates for its services. Shares of the world's No 2 PC maker, which also forecast full-year adjusted profit largely below... Read more
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The Star
Friday, August 21Market wrap: The S&P 500 tumbled to a more than six-month low on Thursday, clos
Friday, August 21
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
Market wrap: The S&P 500 tumbled to a more than six-month low on Thursday, closing in negative territory for the year, on concern a decelerating Chinese economy will translate into slower global growth. Consumer stocks led the decline on Wall Street... Read more
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Business Insider
HP's layoffs will exceed 55,000 people, CFO saysHP's CFO Cathie Lesjak says the company will cut up to an additional 5% more pe
HP's layoffs will exceed 55,000 people, CFO says
Business Insider / Posted 14 days ago
HP's CFO Cathie Lesjak says the company will cut up to an additional 5% more people from its workforce than the 55,000 people it had planned to eliminate. This is a long-running layoff that began in 2012 with an initial target of 25,000 jobs, but... Read more
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CIO
HP profit slides 13 percent as split nearsHewlett-Packard has reported another quarter of declining profits and revenue,
HP profit slides 13 percent as split nears
CIO / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard has reported another quarter of declining profits and revenue, with its massive corporate split now less than three months away. Revenue for the quarter ended July 31 dropped 8 percent to $25.3 billion, while profit was down 13... Read more
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14d
Market Watch
P’s only true growth is a Carly Fiorina legacyHewlett-Packard Co.’s fiscal third quarter earnings showed a decline in nearly
P’s only true growth is a Carly Fiorina legacy
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard Co.’s fiscal third quarter earnings showed a decline in nearly all of its businesses, with one exception: industry standard servers, a segment area that grew in part as a result of H-P’s much-maligned merger with Compaq Computer in... Read more
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The Register
Times still tough for HP as split looms, with revenue down againHP CEO Meg Whitman said on Thursday that she was pleased with the company's per
Times still tough for HP as split looms, with revenue down again
The Register / Posted 14 days ago
HP CEO Meg Whitman said on Thursday that she was pleased with the company's performance during the third quarter of its fiscal 2015, despite the fact that nearly every reporting segment was down annually. The PC and printer giant missed analysts'... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hewlett-Packard profit slides 13%Hewlett-Packard posted a 13 per cent drop in earnings for the July quarter as t
Hewlett-Packard profit slides 13%
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard posted a 13 per cent drop in earnings for the July quarter as the company reported its 15th quarterly revenue decline in the past 16 quarters. H-P is set to split into two entities on November 1, but the company continues to struggle... Read more
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Computer World Australia
HP profit slides 13 percent as split nearsHewlett-Packard has reported another quarter of declining profits and revenue,
HP profit slides 13 percent as split nears
Computer World Australia / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard has reported another quarter of declining profits and revenue, with its massive corporate split now less than three months away. Revenue for the quarter ended July 31 dropped 8 percent to $25.3 billion, while profit was down 13... Read more
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Silicon Valley
HP forecast misses estimates on PC market slumpHewlett-Packard issued a profit forecast that fell short of estimates, hurt by
HP forecast misses estimates on PC market slump
Silicon Valley / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard issued a profit forecast that fell short of estimates, hurt by slumping personal-computer sales that underscore the challenges facing the business when it splits later this year. Profit before certain items for the fiscal fourth... Read more
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The Irish Times
Hewlett-Packard profit forecast falls short of estimates Slumping PC sales highlight challenges facing the firm as it plans to split la
Hewlett-Packard profit forecast falls short of estimates
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
Slumping PC sales highlight challenges facing the firm as it plans to split later this year Hewlett-Packard: the company’s split, aimed at making them more responsive to market changes, will... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
HP forecast misses estimates on PC market slumpHewlett-Packard issued a profit forecast that fell short of estimates, hurt by
HP forecast misses estimates on PC market slump
The Fremont Argus / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard issued a profit forecast that fell short of estimates, hurt by slumping personal-computer sales that underscore the challenges facing the business when it splits later this year. Profit before certain items for the fiscal fourth... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
HP forecast misses estimates on PC market slumpHewlett-Packard issued a profit forecast that fell short of estimates, hurt by
HP forecast misses estimates on PC market slump
Inside Bay Area / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard issued a profit forecast that fell short of estimates, hurt by slumping personal-computer sales that underscore the challenges facing the business when it splits later this year. Profit before certain items for the fiscal fourth... Read more
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The Mercury News
HP forecast misses estimates on PC market slumpHewlett-Packard issued a profit forecast that fell short of estimates, hurt by
HP forecast misses estimates on PC market slump
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard issued a profit forecast that fell short of estimates, hurt by slumping personal-computer sales that underscore the challenges facing the business when it splits later this year. Profit before certain items for the fiscal fourth... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
HP forecast misses estimates on PC market slumpHewlett-Packard issued a profit forecast that fell short of estimates, hurt by
HP forecast misses estimates on PC market slump
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard issued a profit forecast that fell short of estimates, hurt by slumping personal-computer sales that underscore the challenges facing the business when it splits later this year. Profit before certain items for the fiscal fourth... Read more
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Market Watch
P's profit, revenue slideHewlett-Packard Co. posted a 13% drop in earnings for the July quarter as the c
P's profit, revenue slide
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
Hewlett-Packard Co. posted a 13% drop in earnings for the July quarter as the company reported its 15th quarterly revenue decline in the past 16 quarters. H-P is set to split into two entities on Nov. 1, but the company continues to struggle as... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Big Data to be a big deal for the new HPWith major changes afoot, big data will be a key element to HP’s lofty software
Big Data to be a big deal for the new HP
techcentral.ie / Posted 15 days ago
With major changes afoot, big data will be a key element to HP’s lofty software goals When environmental group Conservation International (CI) needed to measure how much of the world’s rainforests have been chopped down, it turned to HP. CI wanted... Read more
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MobileMag
Hewlett-Packard Finally Breaks Silence, Names Post-Split Board MembersWe all know Hewlett-Packard is heading towards some big structural changes and
Hewlett-Packard Finally Breaks Silence, Names Post-Split Board Members
MobileMag / Posted 17 days ago
We all know Hewlett-Packard is heading towards some big structural changes and now the company just took a significant step towards it. The company has been keeping mum regarding the names for those that will sit in the board of directors for the two... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Former eBay CEO John Donahoe Is Taking 6 Months OffThe kind of person who winds up becoming the chief executive officer of a huge
Former eBay CEO John Donahoe Is Taking 6 Months Off
The Huffington Post / Posted 18 days ago
The kind of person who winds up becoming the chief executive officer of a huge public company is not typically the kind of person who wants to be unemployed. Even for a day. Even if that person never needs to work another minute in his or her... Read more
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Business Insider
HP will have the most diverse tech boards in the US, say activistsHewlett-Packard is preparing to diverge into two companies this November, but i
HP will have the most diverse tech boards in the US, say activists
Business Insider / Posted 21 days ago
Hewlett-Packard is preparing to diverge into two companies this November, but it can also claim a new achievement for diversity in the national tech workspace. HP now has the "most diverse" boards in the US, according to nonprofit Rainbow PUSH. The... Read more
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Computer Business Review
HP earns diversity praise as post-split boards revealedFears over white male dominance gets response in Silicon Valley. Hewlett-Packa
HP earns diversity praise as post-split boards revealed
Computer Business Review / Posted 22 days ago
Fears over white male dominance gets response in Silicon Valley. Hewlett-Packard earnt applause from diversity campaigners after its post-split boards were hailed as "the most diverse" of any tech company in the US. Under plans revealed this week... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Hewlett Packard names board members for post-split companiesHewlett-Packard named the board members of its post-split companies, with the n
Hewlett Packard names board members for post-split companies
The Fremont Argus / Posted 22 days ago
Hewlett-Packard named the board members of its post-split companies, with the new business enterprise company drawing almost two-thirds of its directors from the existing board, and the personal computer and printer business bringing in more new... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Yahoo hurt by poor Alibaba earningsToday: Yahoo shares took a hit Wednesday as Alibaba, which Yahoo has 384 millio
Yahoo hurt by poor Alibaba earnings
Inside Bay Area / Posted 22 days ago
Today: Yahoo shares took a hit Wednesday as Alibaba, which Yahoo has 384 million shares sunk into, reported earnings that missed expectations and hit a record low stock price. Also: Cisco jumps after-hours after beating earnings expectations. The... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Yahoo hurt by poor Alibaba earningsToday: Yahoo shares took a hit Wednesday as Alibaba, which Yahoo has 384 millio
Yahoo hurt by poor Alibaba earnings
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 22 days ago
Today: Yahoo shares took a hit Wednesday as Alibaba, which Yahoo has 384 million shares sunk into, reported earnings that missed expectations and hit a record low stock price. Also: Cisco jumps after-hours after beating earnings expectations. The... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Yahoo hurt by poor Alibaba earningsToday: Yahoo shares took a hit Wednesday as Alibaba, which Yahoo has 384 millio
Yahoo hurt by poor Alibaba earnings
Silicon Valley / Posted 22 days ago
Today: Yahoo shares took a hit Wednesday as Alibaba, which Yahoo has 384 million shares sunk into, reported earnings that missed expectations and hit a record low stock price. Also: Cisco jumps after-hours after beating earnings expectations. The... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Hewlett Packard names board members for post-split companiesHewlett-Packard named the board members of its post-split companies, with the n
Hewlett Packard names board members for post-split companies
Silicon Valley / Posted 22 days ago
Hewlett-Packard named the board members of its post-split companies, with the new business enterprise company drawing almost two-thirds of its directors from the existing board, and the personal computer and printer business bringing in more new... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Yahoo hurt by poor Alibaba earningsToday: Yahoo shares took a hit Wednesday as Alibaba, which Yahoo has 384 millio
Yahoo hurt by poor Alibaba earnings
The Fremont Argus / Posted 22 days ago
Today: Yahoo shares took a hit Wednesday as Alibaba, which Yahoo has 384 million shares sunk into, reported earnings that missed expectations and hit a record low stock price. Also: Cisco jumps after-hours after beating earnings expectations. The... Read more
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The Mercury News
Yahoo hurt by poor Alibaba earningsToday: Yahoo shares took a hit Wednesday as Alibaba, which Yahoo has 384 millio
Yahoo hurt by poor Alibaba earnings
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
Today: Yahoo shares took a hit Wednesday as Alibaba, which Yahoo has 384 million shares sunk into, reported earnings that missed expectations and hit a record low stock price. Also: Cisco jumps after-hours after beating earnings expectations. The... Read more
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22d
The Register
HP arranges boardroom deck chairs as The Big Split loomsHP has confirmed the captains of industry who will sit on the two boards formed
HP arranges boardroom deck chairs as The Big Split looms
The Register / Posted 22 days ago
HP has confirmed the captains of industry who will sit on the two boards formed when the organization splits in two. The IT giant will pull in execs from sectors ranging from automotive and clothing to private equity. The organization operationally... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Google Takes Page From Buffett's Playbook With AlphabetPage said Alphabet will replace Google as the publicly traded entity, and all s
Google Takes Page From Buffett's Playbook With Alphabet
TheStreet.com / Posted 24 days ago
Page said Alphabet will replace Google as the publicly traded entity, and all shares of Google will automatically convert into the same number of shares of Alphabet, with all of the same rights. Google will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of... Read more
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Salon.com
The GOP’s Carly conspiracy: Why Carly Fiorina is surging in the Republican primary (and what it means)The first polling since Thursday night’s GOP debates was released yesterday an
The GOP’s Carly conspiracy: Why Carly Fiorina is surging in the Republican primary (and what it means)
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
The first polling since Thursday night’s GOP debates was released yesterday and once again they shocked the beltway Villagers all the way down to the soles of their Sperry Top-Siders. Defying all odds and every prediction, Donald Trump is still on... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Carly Fiorina shined in debate. But will HP past doom her?NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Carly Fiorina was declared the big winner of the "Happy
Carly Fiorina shined in debate. But will HP past doom her?
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 27 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Carly Fiorina was declared the big winner of the "Happy Hour" GOP presidential debate on Thursday by social media and many political pundits. But two letters may doom any hopes Fiorina has of actually winning the Republican... Read more
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Business Insider
The most expensive homes for sale in Silicon Valley right nowZillow helped us pull data on the most expensive listings in 14 Silicon Valley
The most expensive homes for sale in Silicon Valley right now
Business Insider / Posted a month ago
Zillow helped us pull data on the most expensive listings in 14 Silicon Valley towns: Palo Alto, Atherton, Cupertino, Menlo Park, Woodside, Saratoga, Portola Valley, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Los Gatos, Hillsborough, Morgan Hill, Mountain View, and... Read more
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