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Trudeau’s “MacBook” Photo Ignites Hilarious Response Online

A recent photo of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been circulating and receiving quite the reaction. The photo depicts Trudeau involved in a video training session with volunteering members of the Liberal Party. Trudeau is shown to be smiling and well, using a computer that's clearly an HP brand with an Apple sticker slapped...

HP Selling Laptops and Tablets that Covertly Log User Keystrokes

Over two dozen models HP laptops and tablets being sold in the market have been found to covertly log every keystroke a user makes, according to an advisory published by Modzero, a Switzerland-based security consulting firm. The keylogger, which is included in an audio device driver developed by Conexant for HP devices, stores the key presses in an unencrypted...

Apple Becomes World’s Fourth-Biggest Notebook Vendor in 2015

Despite facing fierce competition in the notebook market throughout the year of 2015, Apple has managed to overtake ASUS and Acer to become the fourth-strongest brand in TrendForce’s annual rankings (via MacRumors). Sales of Apple’s new MacBook models and strong demand in the US market have pushed the company’s global market share to 10.34%, up...

Apple was Reportedly in Talks with HP Before Enterprise Deal with IBM

According to a report from The Information, Apple was in talks with Hewlett-Packard before announcing its enterprise partnership with IBM.  Apple reportedly had discussions with HP over an enterprise search product, called "Enterprise Siri". The search function would reportedly allow users to ask their device company-specific questions, like inventory numbers or sales figures.  The report...

Apple’s Acquisition of Beats to End Partnership With HP, Other Third-Party Companies

Yesterday, Apple announced that it acquired Beats Electronics for $3 billion, consisting of $2.6 billion in cash and $400 million that will vest over time. The acquisition will end several third-party partnerships that the headphones manufacturer has with other companies, including HP.  Hewlett-Packard, which sells "Beats Audio" branded laptops, will be ending development of any...