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Major Company Changes Palm Oil Policy After Protests

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 04.08.2014 | Green

The Procter & Gamble Co. has updated its policy on palm oil following high-profile protests by Greenpeace at its Cincinnati headquarters. ...

Halloween and the Bizarre Art of Unexpected Style

Kelly Wearstler | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Kelly Wearstler

All Hallows Eve is an event ushered in annually at my home with great fanfare, enthusiasm, and a liberal amount of custom wigs... In my book, it is a holiday dedicated to reinvention, bold self-expression, creativity, and wild costuming. A chance to pay homage to my muses or even become them for a day.

Steve Jobs Threatened Other Companies With Lawsuits If They Poached Apple Employees

Reuters | Dan Levine | Posted 03.25.2013 | Technology

By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple co-founder Steve Jobs threatened to file a patent lawsuit against Palm if that company's ...

Steve Jobs Knew About Shady 'Anti-Poaching' Agreements Among Tech Giants

Reuters | Dan Levine | Posted 03.21.2012 | Technology

By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - In the summer of 2007, Apple's Steve Jobs received a note from then-Palm chief executive Ed Col...

HP Made the Right Moves: It's No Apple, So It Shouldn't Try to Be

Dan Frommer | Posted 10.19.2011 | Technology
Dan Frommer

HP made several bold moves Thursday, announcing plans to spin off its PC business and shut down its struggling phone and tablet unit. While these decisions are controversial, I believe they are the right ones.

HP Kills webOS Gadgets

AP | By RACHEL METZ | Posted 10.19.2011 | Technology

HUFFINGTON POST/AP(SAN FRANCISCO) -- When Hewlett-Packard Co. snapped up Palm Inc. last year for $1.8 billion, it looked like the smartphone pioneer's...

6 Gadgets HP Just Killed

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 10.18.2011 | Technology

In discontinuing its tablet and webOS phone hardware lines, Hewlett-Packard is killing off several pieces of hardware that it had just released. H...

Tiny New HP Veer Smartphone Coming To AT&T

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 07.04.2011 | Technology

Since announcing its 2011 line of devices back in February, HP has been quiet on any actual release dates. Today, AT&T has finally announced HP's Veer...

A New Smartphone for My Wife: Part I (iPhone 4)

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Dr. Jim Taylor

About a month ago, my wife decided it was time to join the 21st century and upgrade her Palm Centro (with no data plan) to a real smartphone. I had ju...

SEC Eyes $12 Billion of M&A Deals

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Dorfman

With corporate coffers brimming with cash, merger and acquisition activity is percolating again. So, too, is the pace of stock trading investigations by the Securities and Exchange Commission into such transactions.

Can HP Save Palm?

Larry Magid | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

Hewlett Packard's decision to purchase Palm for $1.2 billion strikes me as a bold but possibly misguided move to give HP the technology it needs to compete with Apple, Google and Research in Motion.

Palm Said To Put Itself Up For SALE

bloomberg.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Palm Inc., creator of the Pre smartphone, is seeking bids for the company as early as this week, according to three people familiar with the situation...

UK Man Guilty of "Menacing Electronic Communication"

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Careful what you tweet -- someone with a badge may be listening. Just ask the Briton who threatened to blow up Robin Hood airport on Twitter because he was upset about flight delays.

Sarah's Schoolyard

Lloyd Garver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lloyd Garver

You probably know that when Sarah Palin spoke at a recent Tea Party gathering, she had some "crib notes" written on the palm of her hand. Apparently, ...

4 Reasons Sarah Palin Loves Jews

R.J. Fried | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
R.J. Fried

The Jewish people have found their Moses and her name is Sarah Palin. During Palin's pitch perfect speech at the National Tea Party convention in Nas...

iYawn: Apple, Media and Fans Miss Boat

B.D. Gallof | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
B.D. Gallof

In one day, a company fell back to earth. And those journalists and tech geeks covering it went right along with it, clapping like a bunch of seals.

Pope Benedict Urges Priests to Use Facebook, Twitter : MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer January 26, 2010

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

The Pope is urging Catholic priests to preach on social networks. Pope Benedict XVI is so adamant about the power of social networks he wants Priest...

7 Huge Corporations Who've Seen Their Valuations Plummet (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A little more than a year after the financial crisis took hold, most of our 401Ks are still reeling. Since its peak in 2007, the Dow Jones Index is do...

Apple Wins: No iTunes For Palm

nytimes.com | Jenna Wortham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The skirmish between Apple and Palm over whether owners of Palm devices can sync them up with their iTunes libraries has come to something of a resolu...

Palm Pre Once Again Works With iTunes

AP | Rachel Metz, AP Technology Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Palm's Pre smart phone just can't stay away from Apple's iTunes software. Palm Inc. says the Pre can again connect to iTunes --...

Palm Pres Sales About 50,000: Analyst

Apple 2.0 | Philip Elmer-DeWitt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In a report to clients issued Monday morning, RBC Capital's Mike Abramsky offers some numbers. Based on his "channel checks" -- presumably a survey...

Palm on its Way Back

Philip G. Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Philip G. Baker

It's no wonder there's so much similarity to the iPhone with the new Palm Pre. There's been a mass movement of Apple executives, marketeers, and engineers to Palm, and it shows.

Palm Pre: Palm Unveils New Touch-Screen Smart Phone

AP | RACHEL METZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LAS VEGAS — Palm Inc. unveiled a new touch-screen smart phone and operating system Thursday, marking its latest attempt to catch up with competi...

Smartphone Wars: What The Heck Happened To Palm?

New York Times | Laura M. Holson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Palm has tried to innovate beyond the five-year-old Treo with little effect. It announced with great fanfare last year that it would build the Foleo, ...

Recession Could Crush Palm, Hurt RIM, Ding Motorola: Citi

Silicon Alley Insider | Dan Frommer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

We already know that the softening U.S. economy has affected telecom carriers AT&T and Comcast. How about cellphone makers? Yep, they're at risk too. ...