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This garage in Palo Alto, often called the "birthplace of Silicon Valley," is where Bill Hewlett and David Packard started HP in 1938.

Apple was started in a garage on this day in 1976. Here are the modest beginnings of 5 tech companies worth billions today.

These companies that shaped the tech scene all started in garages, and those beginnings have become essential to their origin stories.
HP CEO Enrique Lores

Xerox is dropping its $30 billion hostile takeover bid for for HP

Xerox is ending its hostile bid to take over Hewlett-Packard, which got derailed by the coronavirus crisis

Facebook just named two women to its board as it seeks gender parity — here are 13 tech companies that have recently diversified their boardroom...

Facebook just added two women to its board, joining companies like Stitch Fix and HP in bringing more diverse voices to the table.
Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg in front of Congress.

Boeing’s CEO is out. Here are the 37 most dramatic exits in a record-breaking year for CEO departures.

The first nine months of 2019 surpassed the number of CEO departures seen in the same time span during the 2008 recession.
Some of the photos I printed with the Sprocket Select, one of HP's newest portable printers.

I tried HP’s latest mobile printer — here’s how it works and some tips for getting the most use out of it

The HP Sprocket Select prints small sticky-backed photos. Here's how the mobile printer works, what it's like to use, and our notes on photo quality.

A look at the most valuable tech companies from 10 years ago shows how much has changed — and that Microsoft and Apple still dominate

Things sure have changed since the dawn of the decade — players like Cisco, Intel, and IBM all hit roadblocks, but Apple and Microsoft only thrived.
Hi1710 BMC management chip is seen on a Kunpeng 920 chipset designed by Huawei's Hisilicon subsidiary is on display at Huawei's headquarters in Shenzhen

China aims to replace up to 30 million pieces of foreign tech in government offices with Chinese tech by 2022

The move by Beijing is to increase China's use of domestically made tech, and could affect companies like Dell, HP, and Microsoft.
HP CEO Enrique Lores

HP rejects Xerox’s $33.5 billion bid ahead of a Monday deadline to take it or face hostile takeover, bringing the 2 tech giants closer to a prox...

HP hit back by calling Xerox's proposal "opportunistic," stressing that the merger simply didn't make sense.

Xerox threatens to take its acquisition bid directly to shareholders if HP doesn’t rethink its offer

Xerox was "very surprised" to hear of the rejection and is "determined to expeditiously pursue" the buyout, CEO John Visentin wrote Thursday.