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Hewlett Packard splits in two: What does this mean?




The HP logo is displayed on the entrance to the Hewlett-Packard Headquarters September 16, 2008 in Palo Alto, California. Hewlett-Packard has announced it is splitting in two.
The HP logo is displayed on the entrance to the Hewlett-Packard Headquarters September 16, 2008 in Palo Alto, California. Hewlett-Packard has announced it is splitting in two.
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Hewlett Packard is splitting itself in two.

The company got its start in a northern California garage 75 years ago.

But in order to keep up with today's rapid rate of technological change, HP says it's time for some big changes.

For more on this, Joann Lublin of the Wall Street Journal weighs in. 
 



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