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Switching to Android? It'll probably feel familiar
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by Derek Kessler
Apr 02, 2013
Last month we showed you how - if you want to - to make an iPhone look and behave more like webOS. We know that not everybody's going to stick with webOS through the very thin times ahead, and...
HP announces new HP Slate 7 tablet; the damn thing runs Android
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 24, 2013
We knew it was coming, but it still stings. HP today announced and unveiled at MWC in Barcelona their reentry into the tablet market with the HP Slate 7 tablet. The seven-inch tablet has a 1024x600...
A final nail in the webOS coffin or a release from the purgatory of Palo Alto?
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 13, 2013
Today it was revealed that HP is working on an Android-powered tablet to be unveiled in the near future and possibly a smartphone for the farther future. This shouldn't come as a surprise to...
HP moving to Android for tablets and smartphones
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 13, 2013
Less than eighteen months after abandoning the HP TouchPad tablet and webOS smartphone lines, HP is jumping back into the mobile computing game with Android. ReadWrite is reporting that their...
AndroidChroot hero
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by Ryan St. Andrie
Jan 08, 2013
Over the years we’ve witnessed all kinds of webOS and Android hacking madness. From Android riding shotgun with webOS on a dual-booted TouchPad to Open webOS being fired up on a Galaxy Nexus...
Phoenix's Open webOS-on-Android project gets past the lock screen
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by Derek Kessler
Nov 27, 2012
While upstart Phoenix International Communications hopes to someday put out their own hardware running our favored mobile operating system (we'll give you one guess as to what that operating...
CM10 for the TouchPad almost ready for prime time
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by Derek Kessler
Nov 09, 2012
Back in August, TouchPad hacking mastermind James Sullins released a really early build of CyanogenMod10 for those of us daring enough to try something that is far from stable in the Android-on-your...
Google introduces the new Nexus 4 with Touchstone, er, Wireless Charging Orb and
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by Derek Kessler
Oct 29, 2012
The worst kept secret out of Google's Mountain View campus was not about to be ruined by a hurricane. So with their New York City unveiling cancelled on account of Sandy threatening to inundate...
WebOS Ports posts instructions for alpha Galaxy Nexus Open webOS port
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by Derek Kessler
Oct 17, 2012
If you're feeling up for some time in Ubuntu's Terminal and have a spare Galaxy Nexus sitting around, then we might just have a project for you. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, you can now get an...
Phoenix finally reveals the first step in their plan: webOS on Android
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by Derek Kessler
Oct 13, 2012
It was a little over six months ago that we first reported on the newly formed Phoenix International Communications, a group of dedicated webOS fans that in the wake of HP's decision to cancel...