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2010-04-16 15:45:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE: NSM) today announced the appointment of William J. Amelio and William E. Mitchell to National's board of directors.

2009-02-06 11:56:36

Chinese computer giant Lenovo Group said founding chairman Liu Chuanzhi will reclaim his job after the company posted its first quarterly loss since 2005. Liu will replace current chairman Yang Yuanqing, who took over in 2005, while Liu moved over to the vice-chairman job at Lenovo's parent company, Legend Holdings, China Daily reported Friday. Lenovo said it lost $96.7 million in the third fiscal quarter ending in December, as sales fell 1 percent in the domestic market. In a statement, Liu...

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2009-02-05 15:29:31

Chinese PC maker Lenovo Group reported its first quarterly loss in three years on Thursday as the global economic turmoil took its toll on the company’s sales.

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2008-12-10 08:10:00

A top computer maker worldwide, Lenovo Group, expects more consolidation in the PC industry in the current downturn, and its chief executive said the company is open to acquisitions.

2008-11-07 00:00:14

Lenovo Group today reported results for its second fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2008. During the second quarter, Lenovo's worldwide PC shipments grew 7.4 percent, which lagged industry shipment growth due to weakened commercial and public sector PC demand and slower growth in the China market.

2008-09-15 15:00:15

Lenovo today announced it has joined international non-profit organization, The Climate Group, and as part of that membership unveiled a comprehensive program that rewards consumers for recycling end-of-life devices, and offers consumers incentives to power new computers with renewable energy.

2008-06-22 12:00:12

By Stephanie Clifford With a line of computers once made by IBM and a chief executive who hails from Dell and NCR, the Lenovo Group is not an obviously Chinese company.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.