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Windows XP's retirement driving PC demand in US, says Citi

Businesses are finally getting around to upgrading the decade-plus-old XP operating system. This is boosting PC demand in the US and other mature markets, says Citi.

By Mar. 28, 2014


iRex readies robots for your retirement (pictures)

Robots for elderly care were part of a large variety of machines on display at the 2013 International Robot Exhibition in Tokyo.

8 Images By Nov. 8, 2013


NSA chief tightens up retirement plans

Gen. Keith Alexander, the head of America's national spying agency, and his civilian deputy, John "Chris" Inglis, are expected to resign from their positions in the coming months.

By Oct. 16, 2013


Microsoft, Sinofsky agree on 'retirement' terms

A new SEC filing notes that former Windows President Steven Sinofsky will be freed from his noncompete clauses after the end of calendar 2013.

By Jul. 3, 2013


Microsoft shares surge on Ballmer retirement news

One analyst calls the news "a large positive for the stock." Wall Street as a whole seems to agree, with the software company's shares jumping as much as 8 percent in early trading.

By Aug. 23, 2013


Cisco's John Chambers eyes retirement, successor

The 63-year-old CEO has been running the networking equipment giant since 1995 and now sees his retirement coming in the next two to four years.

By Sep. 25, 2012


Shaq chooses Twitter to announce retirement

Where once he might have held a press conference, now the basketball great calls it quits with a tweet and the clever use of new real-time social media tool Tout.

By Jun. 1, 2011


George Lucas, planning retirement, picks Lucasfilm co-chair

The "Star Wars" creator chooses longtime Hollywood producer Kathleen Kennedy to share leadership duties at his giant entertainment company.

By Jun. 1, 2012


CTO for HP's PC unit announces retirement

Phil McKinney was responsible for managing long-term strategic planning, research and development for HP's PC product lines.

By Oct. 31, 2011


NASA mulls 2010 shuttle retirement plans

NASA managers are expected to stop work that was dependent on an extension of space shuttle flights beyond the current 2010 deadline.

By Apr. 13, 2009