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HP unfazed by Microsoft's Surface tablet, have their own Windows 8 plans
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by Derek Kessler
Aug 15, 2012
HP's charging ahead with their Windows 8 tablet plans, and they're not going to let anyone, least of which OS-supplier and OEM competitor Microsoft hold them back. HP's also not letting...
Microsoft, HP, webOS, and the contract that complicates future HP webOS hardware
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by Derek Kessler
Jul 24, 2012
When HP announced their intent to purchase Palm back in April 2010, we were all caught off guard. The world's biggest PC maker had just plopped down $1.2 billion on little 'ole Palm with the...
HP going with Intel for first Windows 8 tablet
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by Derek Kessler
Jun 29, 2012
HP's getting back into the tablet game, albeit somewhat tepidly after the debacle of the TouchPad launch and cancellation and Microsoft's recent unveiling of their own Surface tablets. The...
Microsoft jumping even deeper into the hardware pool with Surface tablet [the co
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by Derek Kessler
Jun 18, 2012
Alternate Title: How do you feel about webOS now, HP? So today out in Los Angeles brought forth an interesting piece of hardware: a tablet running Windows 8 (nothing exciting there, we've seen...
HP signs onto app privacy disclosure agreement
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 22, 2012
It didn't take long for the big privacy brouhaha to turn out some results, eh? Today the State of California announced that they have brokered an agreement with Amazon, Apple, Google, HP,...
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by Derek Kessler
Jan 17, 2012
Time to learn a new name: Bill Veghte. Before today Mr. Veghte was HP Executive Vice President of HP Software, today he's still that, but he's also HP's new Chief Strategy Officer, replacing the...
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by Derek Kessler
Aug 18, 2011
We’ve been looking for a silver lining in today’s HP squall line. HP’s done making webOS devices, and they might continue working on webOS while exploring their options with what to do with the...
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by Derek Kessler
Aug 15, 2011
Google this morning announced that they are purchasing Motorola Mobility (the recently-spun-off cellular arm of Motorola) to the tune of $12.5 billion. The purchase, expected to close around the...
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by Derek Kessler
Jun 02, 2011
If you’d asked us a few months ago if we saw Microsoft’s flagship Windows desktop operating system as a potential candidate for being in competition with webOS, we’d have laughed. But today we’re...
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by Derek Kessler
May 09, 2011
Right now, there’s only one proper way to do Skype on webOS, and that’s by getting a Palm Pre 2 on Verizon. That particular webOS handset sports Synergy-level integration with the VoIP service,...