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  • The Real Reason Why A Woman Doesn't Run Facebook?

    The Real Reason Why A Woman Doesn't Run Facebook?

    By Marcus Wholsen SAN FRANCISCO -- Silicon Valley companies portray themselves as inventors of the future, but they're afflicted by a longstanding problem. From board rooms to "brogrammers," men still dominate many corners of the tech industry, where the pantheon of famous founders -- from Hewlett and Packard... Continue Reading

  • HP To Cut 27,000 Jobs, Says It Is 'Making Real Progress'

    HP To Cut 27,000 Jobs, Says It Is 'Making Real Progress'

    By Michael Liedtke SAN FRANCISCO -- Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman has quantified the painful price that must be paid for the missteps of her predecessors as she tries to turn around the Silicon Valley pioneer. The bungling will wipe out 27,000 jobs so HP can save enough money to lift its earnings and... Continue Reading

  • Recently Fired HP CEO Departs With More Than $13 Million

    Recently Fired HP CEO Departs With More Than $13 Million

    By Michael Liedtke SAN FRANCISCO -- Recently fired Hewlett-Packard CEO Leo Apotheker is walking away with more than $13 million in cash and stock as shareholders stew over a rocky reign that saw the technology company's market value plunge by nearly $40 billion in just 11 months. The parting package... Continue Reading

  • HP Employees Hope New CEO Leo Apotheker Will Restore Their Salaries

    HP Employees Hope New CEO Leo Apotheker Will Restore Their Salaries

    According to a recent article in the SF Gate, HP employees are hoping new CEO Leo Apotheker will be able to restore the 5 percent hit their salaries took in February 2009 when the economy took a turn for the worse. Since that time, HP has bounced back and they even gave employees a one-time cash bonus at the end... Continue Reading