Also known as "how HP spent its summer vacation." Since August 18th, the company has swapped CEOs, killed webOS' hardware, open sourced the platform, and developed an on-again / off-again relationship with its PC division (current status: together). Along the way the company also lost a few key executives — here's how it all went down!
- Apr 1, 2014, 8:24 AM UTC
The reverberations of a takeover gone terribly wrong
By Vlad Savov
- Jan 2, 2014, 5:28 PM UTC
LG is about to unveil the future of webOS — but there's a past we never saw
By Dieter Bohn
- Jun 6, 2013, 4:20 PM UTC
By Dieter Bohn
- Apr 24, 2013, 8:28 PM UTC
- Apr 8, 2013, 3:47 PM UTC
Will a small server for social networks and cloud services make a difference?
- Oct 3, 2012, 6:58 PM UTC
Embattled CEO Meg Whitman blames high executive turnover for the slow recovery
- Sep 14, 2012, 1:12 PM UTC
While nothing has been announced just yet, HP CEO Meg Whitman says the company needs to get into the smartphone market.
- Aug 17, 2012, 3:29 PM UTC
Exclusive: HP creates Mobility division to focus on consumer tablets, hires Nokia's ex-MeeGo boss Alberto Torres to run it
HP has hired former Nokia executive Alberto Torres to run a newly-created Mobility division to focus on tablets.
- Jun 5, 2012, 6:09 PM UTC
- Jun 1, 2012, 11:38 PM UTC
Leo Apotheker, HP's former CEO that was replaced by Meg Whitman after less than a year at the post, has recently been elected to the supervisory board of French IT company Steria.
By Bryan Bishop
- May 30, 2012, 3:08 PM UTC
HP's transitional phase continues — less than six months after being named as HP's chief strategy officer, Bill Veghte has been appointed to the newly-created Chief Operating Officer role.
- May 25, 2012, 10:04 PM UTC
On its official blog, the Enyo project team says that the majority of engineering and leadership staff remain and that it's "redoubling" development efforts.
- May 23, 2012, 8:16 PM UTC
HP announced today that it would be shedding about 27,000 jobs as part of a multi-year restructuring plan within the company.
By David Pierce
- May 23, 2012, 8:08 PM UTC
HP announced earnings for the second quarter of 2012 today.
- May 17, 2012, 5:50 PM UTC
HP reportedly considering 25,000 job cuts, will begin restructuring in earnest on May 23rd (update 2)
It sounds like the tough times may be continuing for HP — according to Bloomberg, the company is considering laying off approximately 25,000 employees due to declining demand for its computers and services.
- Apr 5, 2012, 12:01 AM UTC
A leaked memo from HP CEO Meg Whitman says that HP Labs head Prith Banerjee is leaving the company on April 15th.
- Mar 29, 2012, 8:31 PM UTC
- Mar 21, 2012, 1:08 PM UTC
HP has just confirmed its rumored reorganization, and will merge its Imaging and Printing Group with its Personal Systems Group (PSG) to make — wait for it — the Printing and Personal Systems Group.
By T.C. Sottek
- Mar 20, 2012, 5:41 PM UTC
AllThingsD reports that HP will merge its printer and PC groups into a single division.
- Feb 28, 2012, 11:17 PM UTC
HP trims its webOS team significantly
- Feb 6, 2012, 6:34 PM UTC
AP reports that HP has awarded its new CEO Meg Whitman a $16.5 million pay package, but to reap the full amount she'll have to resurrect the company's stock price over the next two years.
By T.C. Sottek
- Jan 31, 2012, 2:18 AM UTC
HP's Brian Hernacki — chief architect for webOS — has left the company, The Verge has learned.