Month: April 2021

Consumer, business, gaming, and more

HP Dragonflytent mode

Searching for the best HP laptops isn’t an easy task. The company has a ton of products and more customizable configurations than you can count. Never fear! We have looked into the best laptops HP offers, and there are some superb Elite, Spectre, Omen, Envy, and EliteBook options for 2021. To get a better handle on what’s good and what you need to know, we’ll explain the branding and pick the best HP laptops you can buy right now.

HP branding explained

For the mainstream market, the Spectre brand represents HP’s top-of-the-line premium family for a premium price. The Envy

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Here’s How The 1st 2020 Census Results Changed Electoral College, House Seats

Updated April 26, 2021 at 3:56 PM ET

Texas has gained two more votes in Congress and the Electoral College for the next decade, while Colorado, Florida, Montana, North Carolina and Oregon each gained one seat, based on the first set of results from the 2020 census, released Monday. The seven states losing one vote each are California, Illinois, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

The U.S. Census Bureau’s acting director, Ron Jarmin, reported the new state population counts at a virtual news conference. The long-awaited announcement has reset the balance of power for the next decade

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Q&A: California’s new electricity-blackout challenge

Q&A: California's new electricity-blackout challenge
In this Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020, file photo, electrical grid transmission towers are seen in Pasadena, Calif. As if the pandemic and recession weren’t bad enough, millions of Californians have been facing the recurring threats of abrupt blackouts during a heat wave in the nation’s most populous state. (AP Photo/John Antczak, File)

As if the pandemic and economic recession weren’t bad enough, millions of Californians now face recurring threats of abrupt blackouts during a heat wave in the nation’s most populous state.

California’s Independent System Operator, a nonprofit agency that manages the state’s power supply, ordered utilities to impose temporary

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Best laptop deals right now: Save $350 on a Dell XPS 13, $400 on Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 and more

Is your current laptop struggling to keep up with the work and entertainment demands placed upon it? If you’re ready for an upgrade, you’ll find a wide range of laptops on sale this spring — whether you need a work-from-homeremote-learning or two-in-one laptop. We’ve rounded up the best laptop deals right now from Amazon, Best Buy, Newegg and Walmart, along with a couple of decent discounts direct from Dell.

If you’d like to embrace the new Intel Evo platform, the benefits of which include instant wake, fast charging and long battery life, check out Lenovo’s new Yoga

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HP Inc. Reports Fiscal 2020 Full Year and Fourth Quarter Results

PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HP (NYSE: HPQ)

  • Fiscal 2020 GAAP diluted net earnings per share (“EPS”) of $2.00, above the previously provided outlook of $1.83 to $1.87 per share
  • Fiscal 2020 non-GAAP diluted net EPS of $2.28, above the previously provided outlook of $2.16 to $2.20 per share
  • Fiscal 2020 net revenue of $56.6 billion, down 3.6% from the prior-year period
  • Fiscal 2020 net cash provided by operating activities of $4.3 billion, free cash flow of $3.9 billion
  • Fiscal 2020 returned $4.1 billion to shareholders in the form of share repurchases and dividends
  • Fourth quarter
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