A fight to the finish: Previous coverage -- A tough defense
Wall Street criticism came early, yet the merger's gravest blow was dissent from the Hewlett and Packard families, which hold almost 18 percent of HP stock. Board member Walter Hewlett's proxy war against the merger fueled the conflict.
Mozilla is working on a major overhaul of its web browser. Its official release is still months away, but you can take Firefox 57 for a spin today.
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Apple to invest $1B in content, Essential phone to ship within a week
The biggest news in the world of tech include Apple's $1 billion dollar commitment to original content, Essential finally shipping preordered phones and Google's Home smartspeaker now allowing for phone calls.