With Split, HP Joins Tech Drama Club

Tweet Tech companies are in a splitting up mood as Hewlett-Packard’s break up shows. First posted on Bizmology. Hewlett-Packard became the latest company to make plans to split into two. CEO Meg Whitman announced Monday that Hewlett-Packard Enterprise will sell enterprise software and services while HP Inc.’s business will be in personal computers and printers. Read More …

Love having written and getting paid for it

Tweet Here’s a part of the Written.com story that didn’t fit in the one I wrote for SiliconHillsNews.com. Part of the motivation behind Written.com is to help writers get paid for writing, according to Josh Kerr, one of Written’s four co-founders and the company’s chief executive. Kerr says paychecks don’t often reflect the contributions that Read More …

WP Engine Revs Up on WordPress

Tweet It’s Ticketpalooza Day at WP Engine, the Austin-based company that offers managed hosting services for WordPress-based websites. About 30 members of the company’s support staff are gathered around two long tables fielding calls from customers having problems with their websites. The support reps tap on their laptops, lean over to look at a neighbor’s computer Read More …

Written.com Wants to Bring Content and Companies Together

Tweet As advertising becomes more pervasive (is that even possible?), it’s harder for companies to find ways to make their brands stand out. One way is to associate the brand with authoritative and objective content that makes the reader more knowledgeable about what the company sells. But getting the content that attracts the right audience Read More …