Linked by Howard Fosdick on Fri 23rd Nov 2012 14:03 UTC
In the News Hard to believe, but articles are popping up at business websites claiming that venerable Hewlett-Packard may fail. In their most recent fiasco, HP wrote off a loss of $8.8 of their $11.1 US billion acquisition of Autonomy and have alleged fraud in the deal. Revenue is down 7% from a year ago and the stock has hit a 10-year low. The company is laying off 27K employees but that may not be enough. Some speculate HP might be broken up into parts with buy-outs involved. This article from last May offers a good in-depth analysis of how all these problems came to pass.
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RE[5]: Poor Support or Product
by shotsman on Sat 24th Nov 2012 05:05 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: Poor Support or Product"
shotsman
Member since:
2005-07-22

My Kyocera Laser is available to ALL the computers in my hose over WiFi. I've just connected it to my WiFi hub with a bit of Cat-5.
That is the sort of config that was being proposed (I guess).
Then you don't have to rely on the crappy WiFi drivers in the printer.

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UltraZelda64 Member since:
2006-12-05

Sadly, you are one of only three people who have responded who actually seem to get the point... in fact, in a nutshell, you pretty much nailed it (as did the other two).

Edited 2012-11-25 17:26 UTC

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