What’s Happening with HP, WebOS and Whitman (HPQ)


As the markets closed today, HP announced the CEO Leo Apotheker was out, and Meg Whitman was in as the new CEO. Whitman has been on the Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) board of directors since earlier this year, and brings experience from eBay and other companies to the top position of a company with more problems than Jay-Z. HP […]

Apotheker Out, Whitman In As New CEO of HP

Meg Whitman

The Leo Apotheker experiment at HP is over just shy of a year after it started and the fledgling company has installed former eBay CEO and California Gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman as CEO. The move comes just weeks after the company made several big moves including killing off its HP TouchPad tablet and webOS powered […]

HP Board Considering Ousting Apotheker and Possibly Hiring Meg Whitman?


Bloomberg is reporting that HP’s Board of Directors is panning to meet to consider ousting CEO Leo “we don’t need no stinking hardware” Apotheker. Speculation is also that HP’s board may be looking at hiring former eBay CEO Meg Whitman, at least on a temporary basis. Whitman is a member of HP’s Board. Apparently there […]

Is the HP Pre 3 DOA?

HP Pre 3

“He’ll explain, he says, how “all the pieces of HP come together in a coherent way, and why each part is so important. And gone will be the days when HP announces a product to great fanfare, and then nothing happens because the product will not hit the shelves until many months later when the […]

Ever Wanted An HTC Smartphone Running WebOS? Well, You Might Just Get It


Unless he misunderstood the question, it seems like HP’s CEO Leo Apotheker is open to licensing his company’s mobile software, webOS, to companies like HTC. His statements were made during the All Things D 9 conference today and seemed to infer a willingness to possibly expand the reach of webOS beyond HP-made devices. Here is […]

HP To Put WebOS On Every HP PC Next Year


HP”s new CEO Leo Apotheker is making some big and bold statements as he works to take control of HP’s future. Saying that HP has “lost its soul,” Apotheker says that come 2012 HP will include WebOS on every HP PC. He’s not looking at it as a replacement for Windows, but rather something that […]