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Lenovo Passes HP as World’s Top PC Maker: Report

Posted October 11th, 2012 at 6:30 am (UTC-5)
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A new report suggests that Chinese manufacturer Lenovo has overtaken U.S.-based Hewlett Packard as the world’s top producer of personal computers. Research firm Gartner said in a report Thursday that Lenovo’s third quarter sales made up nearly 16 percent of the global market for PCs, edging out HP by two-tenths of a percent. It is […]

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Lenovo Passes HP as World’s Top PC Maker: Report

Posted October 11th, 2012 at 4:55 am (UTC-5)
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A new report suggests that Chinese manufacturer Lenovo has overtaken U.S.-based Hewlett Packard as the world’s top producer of personal computers. Research firm Gartner said in a report Thursday that Lenovo’s third quarter sales made up nearly 16 percent of the global market for PCs, edging out HP by two-tenths of a percent. It is […]

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Problems Linger for Stranded US Airline Passengers

Posted June 18th, 2011 at 2:40 pm (UTC-5)
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Frustrated U.S. travelers faced additional delays Saturday after a computer glitch grounded some flights and delayed others. U.S.-based United Airlines said Saturday a problem with its computer network forced its airport processing and reservation to shut down, starting late Friday. Its website was also affected. The company said it fixed the problem by early Saturday […]

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United ‘Tweets’ Computers Back Up, Flights Still Delayed

Posted June 18th, 2011 at 6:45 am (UTC-5)
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U.S.-based United Airlines says its computers are back up, but the carrier is still trying to resume normal operations after a glitch that disrupted many flights across the United States. The airline said early Saturday on Twitter that the computer system is running again, several hours after the major disruption that began Friday. United says […]

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Computer Malfunction Leaves U.S Airline Passengers Stranded

Posted June 18th, 2011 at 1:20 am (UTC-5)
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U.S. based United Airlines says it is working to fix a computer problem that has grounded flights and stranded passengers across the United States. United said the problem that started Friday is disrupting departures, booking reservations and maintenance of its website. United has not confirmed how many planes and passengers are impacted by the computer […]

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Chinese Computer Maker to Boost European Presence

Posted June 1st, 2011 at 10:30 am (UTC-5)
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China’s top computer maker is moving to increase its share of the European market. Lenovo Wednesday announced a deal to buy German electronics retailer Medion for about $900 million. If approved by regulators, the deal will double Lenovo’s share of the personal computer market in Germany to more than 14 percent. It would also boost […]