Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Thursday August 18, 2011

Hewlett-Packard to End Mobile Businesses

Hewlett-Packard has just announced that it will no longer sell tablet computers and smart phones and it may sell or spin off its PC business as well. eek!

In a dramatic reshuffling, Hewlett-Packard Co. said Thursday that it will end its tablet computer and smartphone products and may sell or spin off its PC division, bowing out of the consumer businesses. It's one of the most dramatic makeovers in the company's 72-year history and signals new CEO Leo Apotheker's most transparent move to date to make HP look more like longtime rival IBM Corp.