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Compaq to sell computers directly to customers

NEW YORK -- Compaq Computer Corp. today unveiled plans to sell its personal computers directly to customers, copying the technique of archrival Dell Computer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/12/tec_244529.shtml
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Compaq looking like IBM clone with merger

BOSTON -- In 1982, Compaq Computer Corp. introduced the first IBM clone, a "portable" computer the size of a sewing machine. With its $9.6 billion purchase of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/27/tec_221326.shtml
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Compaq cutting 2,000 jobs after Digital deal

NEW YORK -- Compaq Computer Corp., hours after getting the go-ahead from shareholders to acquire Digital Equipment Corp., said it was cutting 2,000 jobs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/13/tec_230842.shtml
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Compaq looking like IBM clone with merger

BOSTON -- In 1982, Compaq Computer Corp. introduced the first IBM clone, a "portable" computer the size of a sewing machine. With its $9.6 billion purchase of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/27/tec_221411.shtml
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Compaq expanding with purchase of Digital for $9.6 billion

BOSTON -- Compaq Computer Corp. agreed Monday to buy industry pioneer Digital Equipment Corp. in a $9.6 billion deal that continues Compaq's expansion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/27/tec_221323.shtml
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Compaq expanding with purchase of Digital for $9.6 billion

BOSTON -- Compaq Computer Corp. agreed Monday to buy industry pioneer Digital Equipment Corp. in a $9.6 billion deal that continues Compaq's expansion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/27/bus_221348.shtml
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San Jose man gets millions for Web address

SAN FRANCISCO -- A man struck it rich by selling a Web site address to Compaq Computer Corp. for $3.35 million, the San Francisco Chronicle reported today. Quoting unidentified sources, the newspaper said Compaq...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/29/tec_234609.shtml
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Compaq says it never passed rival's secrets to Microsoft

...software company to Microsoft, refuting a sensational charge raised in Microsoft's antitrust trial. A lawyer for Compaq Computer Corp. acknowledged that the company had apologized to Be Inc. of Menlo Park, Calif., for inadvertently disclosing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/20/tec_253985.shtml
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Compaq replaces IBM at store

...PCs in the nation's largest consumer electronics chain. The announcement Wednesday came just two days after Compaq Computer Corp. agreed to buy Digital Equipment Corp. in a threat to another big IBM business: helping firms set up, run and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/30/bus_221537.shtml
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Intel quarterly profit up 57 percent

...revenue, beating Wall Street forecasts. The news helped allay concerns that a predicted financial shortfall at Compaq Computer Corp. this quarter would be reflected elsewhere in the technology business. By beating expectations, Intel, a bellwether...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/14/bus_258944.shtml
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