|Contacting HP ...|
Message #1 Posted by rsenzer on 11 June 2002, 1:14 a.m.
I hadn't noticed this before, but there are now forms for sending a message to HP in general and to Carly specifically on the contact pages at the HP website. So I sent a message via each of these forms. The form used to send messages to Carly acknowledges your message and states that Carly will not necessarily read every message, but someone at HP will.
I emphasized the importance of the HP-35 in making HP a household name. I emphasized the importance of RPN, my displeasure with the abandonment of the calculator market, the fact that a professional decision maker with an HP calculator is the best advertisement possible for HP, etc.
I also emphasized the fact that no PDA, PC, or computer software would ever be a suitable substitute for a calculator and the people who use HP calculators are likely to be involved in corporate purchase decisions in many cases.
I hope that more of us take the opportunity to contact HP. With enough of a response, perhaps HP will begin to focus on us and realize that HP calculator users HAVE been among the most loyal fans of HP and its products.
I am hoping that other HP calcula