Chinese restaurant chains and consumer electronic brands may soon compete in the international marketplace, according to a new report.» Read More
SEATTLE/ SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 6- Hewlett-Packard Co's Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman appeared to be banking on growth markets like 3 D printing and a trickle back in PC sales when she announced on Monday a spin-off for the company's computer and printing business. Yet some questioned the move, expressing doubt over whether the newly christened " HP Inc" can...
*Samsung Electronics to build chip plant in Pyeongtaek. SEOUL, Oct 6- South Korean IT giant Samsung Electronics plans to spend $14.7 billion on a new chip facility- its biggest investment in a single plant- leaning on its semiconductor business to bolster profits as its smartphone dominance wanes. But with the higher demand for mobile devices come increased...
HP's breakup could end up being a good thing in the long run, but it won't fix the company's core issues.
Oct 6- Hewlett-Packard Co said it would split into two listed companies, separating its computer and printer businesses from its faster-growing corporate hardware and services operations. "Shareholders will now be able to invest in the respective asset groups without the fear of cross-subsidies and inefficiencies that invariably plague large business...
Computing giant Hewlett-Packard is close to breaking itself into two companies, following a months-long process during which it explored the sale of several business units, Re/code reports.
Oct 5- Silicon Valley stalwart Hewlett-Packard Co, which has struggled to adapt to the new era of mobile and online computing, plans to split into two companies as it looks to put more focus on the faster-growing corporate services market, according to a Wall Street Journal report on Sunday. Founded by Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard in a Palo Alto, California garage...
A year after his company went private, Michael Dell talked about the PC business, whether he'll take Dell public again, and cloud startup valuations.
CNBC highlights the major products that are drawing the crowds at this year's IFA event.
At a coming-out party on Sept. 9, the tech world expects Apple to show off a device with a 4.7-inch screen, and possibly one with a 5.5-inch screen.
A Chinese antitrust probe into Microsoft's Windows web browser and media player is the latest of several government complaints against the firm.
Mozilla has launched its first smartphone in India running its Firefox operating system (OS) for 1,999 rupees ($33).
Lenovo is preparing an "aggressive" smartphone push into emerging countries as it looks to extend its influence.
Most Asian bourses traded higher on Thursday following a firmer finish on Wall Street overnight.
Lenovo said net income jumped 23 percent in the first quarter as it consolidated its position in the PC market while boosting smartphone shipments.
Nicolas Baratte, Head of Technology Research at CLSA, says the Chinese PC maker benefited from impressive gains in market share and a recovery in the enterprise market.
Strategic merger and acquisitions made over the past years contributed to Lenovo's top-line in the first fiscal quarter, says Jean-Louis Lafayeedney, Technology Analyst at Societe Generale Ji Asia.
Samsung's metal-framed Galaxy Alpha smartphone could be a tough competition for Apple's iPhone.
Samsung reported its worst quarterly profit in two years and was downbeat about prospects, fueling concerns about its ability to face competition.
Computer hardware maker Dell said that customers can now use bitcoin to make purchases on the firm's online marketplace.
Apple and IBM stocks stocks were up slightly after the firms announced a partnership in which IBM will create business apps for the iPhone and iPad.