Friday, April 18, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
HTC Hired Ex-Samsung Marketing Officer
Xbox One Wolrdwide Sales Cross 5 million
Samsung Works With GLOBALFOUNDRIES On 14 nm FinFET Offering
Facebook To Find Nearby Friends
Console Sales Lift AMD's First Quarter Results
LG Expands 'Second Screen' TV Ecosystem With Open-Source SDK
Amazon Announces Kindle Service For Samsung Devices
Nokia Halts Sales Of Lumia 2520 Tablet
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Mobiles > HP Shou...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, September 14, 2012
HP Should Offer A Smartphone: CEO


Hewlett-Packard will eventually get its own smartphone on the market as using a phone as a primary computing device becomes a mainstream.

HP chief executive Meg Whitman said during an interview with Fox Business Network that the PC giant is "working on" getting a new smartphone on the market.

"We are working on this," Ms. Whitman told Fox Business Network in an interview. "We have to ultimately offer a smartphone because in many countries of the world that would be your first computing device...we are a computing company."

She was also asked whether buying struggling mobile maker Research in Motion would match HP's strategy to enter the smartphone market, she said, "No, that is not a direction that we're going to head."

The firm previously offered some Windows Mobile devices, but ditched the operating system in favor of Palm, which was bought by HP in 2010. Former HP CEO Leo Apotheker said it would sell off the firm's Personal Systems Group, the division that makes webOS-based smartphones. HP reversed the decision, keeping its consumer electronics and PCs on the go, but also gave the open source community access to the application framework for webOS.

The PC giant also said earlier this year said it would cut 27,000 jobs in a bit to restructure the company as it aims to recover. According to Whitman, HP was around 20 percent of the way through the five-year global restructuring plan, and expects flat business and slow growth for the coming fiscal year.


Previous
Next
Motorola Faces Ban After Apple Victory In Germany        All News        Acer Cancels Aliyun Smartphone Release In China
Motorola Faces Ban After Apple Victory In Germany     Mobiles News      Acer Cancels Aliyun Smartphone Release In China

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
HP Unveils New DreamColor Displays And Z Turbo SSD
HP To Enter The 3D-printing Market
HP Is Rolling Out Budget Android Tablet
HP Unveils 360-Degree Convertible PC, 64-bit Windows 8.1 Tablets
HP Chromebox Comes in Four Colors
HP Returns To The Smartphone Market With Two Phablets
HP Announces New all-in-one Business PCs, Laptops and Desktops
HP Updates Commercial PC line, Reveals Thin Client With Quad-Core Processors
HP Expands Leap Motion Gesture Controller Integration into All-In-One and Desktop Platforms
HP Launches New Android Tablets
HP Reports Improved Fourth Quarter Results
HP To Release $89 Android tablet With Intel Chip Next Week

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .