LAS VEGAS (AP) — A startup heavily backed by Hollywood is wagering that you're ready to set aside YouTube and TikTok to watch star-studded short videos on your phone — for a price.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The current owner of FC Cincinnati welcomed billionaire Meg Whitman as the newest owner on Monday.
The tech executive joined owner Carl Lindner III at a press conference...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — HP Inc. is losing the chief executive who has been leading the personal computer maker since it broke off as a separate company four years ago.
NEW YORK (AP) — There's yet another new streaming service coming in the next year.
Quibi's twist is that it's focused on short videos for cellphones. Spokeswoman Gina Stikes confirmed Monday...
CHICAGO (AP) — Billionaire Democrat J.B. Pritzker has donated $15 million more to his campaign for Illinois governor, pushing his self-financing total to $161.5 million.
CHICAGO (AP) — Billionaire Democrat J.B. Pritzker is showing no reluctance about pouring his own money into his quest to defeat multimillionaire Republican incumbent Bruce Rauner in the race for Illinois governor.
CHICAGO (AP) — Billionaire Democrat J.B. Pritzker is showing no reluctance to pour his own money to unseat multimillionaire Republican Bruce Rauner from the Illinois governor's office.
New state campaign reports show Pritzker has pumped $146.5 million into his campaign. Pritzker's self-funding and $50 million that Rauner gave his campaign in 2016 have fueled a combined $234 million fundraising total through September.
CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic billionaire J.B. Pritzker has made a $25 million contribution to his campaign for Illinois governor.
The donation means Pritzker has now put more than $100 million of his own money into his bid to unseat Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner.
Rauner, a wealthy former private equity investor, has raised more than $76 million — much from his own bank accounts.
NEW YORK (AP) — Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman, one of the most powerful women in the business world, is being named the new CEO of Jeffrey Katzenberg's NewTV.
The "mobile-first media platform" is producing short, Hollywood-style productions for mobile devices, with a run time of 10 minutes or less.
Whitman begins in March. Katzenberg, the former Disney chairman and co-founder of DreamWorks Animation, is the chairman.
NEW YORK (AP) — Meg Whitman, the CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co., joined the bid of Sacramento, California, for a Major League Soccer franchise on Wednesday as the four finalists made presentations to the league's expansion committee.
Sacramento and Nashville, Tennessee, are considered the favorites to be awarded teams next month. Cincinnati and Detroit also are bidding.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday:
Deere & Co., up $6.02 to $145.25
The farm equipment maker had a strong quarter and its annual forecast was better than analysts expected.
HP Inc., down $1.12 to $21.34
The PC and printer maker couldn't hang on to its big recent gains in spite of a solid quarterly report.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co., down $1.02 to $13.10
The data center hardware company said CEO Meg Whitman will retire in February.
NEW YORK (AP) — Meg Whitman, who oversaw the breakup of one of Silicon Valley's pioneering companies, is stepping down as CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co.
HPE said Tuesday that Whitman will hand over the reins of the company to its president, Antonio Neri, on Feb. 1.
NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Soccer will give rival groups in Sacramento, California, more time to come together in the city's bid for an expansion team that would start play in 2020.
A group that included San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York, Sacramento Kings minority owner Kevin Nagle and Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman was among 12 areas that submitted bids Tuesday.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A judge has ordered representatives from Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Rhode Island to appear in court for mediation over the unfinished project to build a new computer system for the state Division of Motor Vehicles.
Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo (ray-MAHN'-doh) tells WJAR-TV (http://bit.ly/2fwGlsu ) the two sides are scheduled to meet Thursday in state Superior Court. A retired justice has been appointed mediator.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The state is suing Hewlett Packard Enterprise over a long-delayed project to build a new computer system for its Division of Motor Vehicles.
A lawsuit filed Tuesday in Rhode Island Superior Court seeks a temporary restraining order and injunction that would block the Palo Alto, California-based company from walking off the project. The lawsuit says the state has already paid more than $13 million for a new DMV computer system that hasn't been fully delivered.
NEW YORK (AP) — HP is buying Samsung Electronics Co.'s printer business in a transaction worth $1.05 billion.
HP Inc. said Monday that it is the largest print acquisition in the company's history and will help it go from traditional copiers to multifunction printers. HP also said the deal will strengthen its position in laser printing, which it established with Canon.
Samsung's printer business includes more than 6,500 printing patents.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Top Republican donor and fundraiser Meg Whitman endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton for president on Tuesday, saying she cannot support a candidate who has "exploited anger, grievance, xenophobia and racial division."
The Hewlett-Packard executive said in a statement that Republican nominee Donald Trump's "demagoguery has undermined the fabric of our national character."
"Donald Trump's demagoguery has undermined the fabric of our national...