Hewlett-Packard's board of directors has received a major infusion of software know-how, with the addition of former Microsoft chief software architect Ray Ozzie .
The HP Envy 120 is for those who do only a little printing and a little scanning, but who want to do it in style.
Yet another senior HP exec hints that smartphones are a-coming, but the first wave might not come to the U.S.
HP CEO Meg Whitman stressed her company's future viability as HP tried to win Chinese business customers at an event in Beijing.
Hewlett-Packard is also bringing Android to the PC, and has unveiled a 21.5-inch all-in-one desktop installed with Google's operating system.
Hewlett-Packard and Samsung Electronics will now ensure that their PCs in China are installed with licensed Windows and Office software as part of new agreements signed with Microsoft meant to fight piracy.
Hewlett-Packard has shuffled the management of its PC division as it tries to sharpen its focus on growth markets.
IBM came to Las Vegas for a recent event to do battle, while HP came to give executives face time. This was like bringing a knife to a gun fight.
On the second day of its annual HP Discover user conference in Las Vegas, Hewlett-Packard launched an operating system (OS) designed specifically for cloud computing, called the HP Cloud OS. Initially, however, the software can only be obtained by purchasing HP systems.
HP will bundle its hardware with Google's services to deliver what HP is calling "HP SMB IT in a Box".