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HP recalls 6M laptop power cords for 'fire and burn hazard'

Those power cords that connect to Compaq notebooks, mini notebook computers, and certain accessories can overheat and cause burns or property damage.

By August 26, 2014

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Kodak CEO post goes to Orbitz chairman Jeff Clarke

Under Clarke's leadership, the onetime photography powerhouse will focus on business-to-business imaging services.

By March 13, 2014

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HP rumoured to launch big budget blowers in the next week

HP's much-rumoured return to the smart phone game could come sooner than we were expecting.

By December 26, 2013

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Revisit the amazing Internet the cool kids used in 1997

Watch this hilariously dated instructional video from an era when Netscape and "cyber" meant something and everything was just waiting to be "surfed."

By August 18, 2013

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Jeff Bezos' big bets: From Washington Post to candle holders

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' personal acquisition of The Washington Post on Monday represents his largest yet. Find out what else he's invested in.

By August 5, 2013

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A hail and farewell to AltaVista

It once was the best of the bunch, in the era before Internet search meant Google and three guys named Moe. Ancient history by now.

By June 28, 2013

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Tim Cook let his gut make decision on Apple job in '98

Apple's CEO says he followed his intuition -- over his own analysis and advice of friends -- in deciding to join the then-struggling computer maker.

By June 4, 2013

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PCs hit by an ugly quarterly drop as Windows 8 flops

First-quarter shipments tumble 14 percent, much worse than expected, says IDC. Gartner, meanwhile, says PCs slid 11 percent, falling below 80 million units for the first time since 2009.

By April 10, 2013

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The strange and inglorious history of tech boutique retailers

Samsung plans to put mini stores within all of Best Buy's stores in the next three months. Can it succeed where others have failed?

By April 3, 2013

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Jobs reportedly wanted Compaq to license Mac OS

Ben Rosen, former chairman of Compaq, recalls how the late Apple co-founder approached him about licensing Apple's operating system after Jobs terminated the Mac clone contracts.

By October 23, 2011