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webOS Internals has an easy-to-use virtual machine to build webOS Community Edit
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by Jerry Hildenbrand
Jul 11, 2012
If you've been itching to get in on the action and build yourself a little bit of webOS Community Edition, the folks at WebOS Internals have once again stepped things up to help. Building and...
Phoenix looking to rise from the ashes of webOS
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by Derek Kessler
May 30, 2012
We've said it many times over the past six months since HP announced their intentions to open source webOS: open source is not a plan. Once the software is out there… then what? It's...
Matt McNulty at Think Beyond
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by Derek Kessler
May 29, 2012
As I said in the last "editor's desk" post, HP seems to be suffering a serious problem with talent retention in the webOS department (though we wouldn't be surprised if that's...
McGrath issues progress update for Open webOS
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by Derek Kessler
May 29, 2012
Current interim head of webOS developer relations Enda McGrath today posted a progress update for webOS' journey to open source. If you've looked at the roadmap first issued back in January...
Jason Robitaille to join Enyo team for summer internship
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by arthurthornton
May 05, 2012
Homebrew extraordinaire Jason Robitaille, the creator of webOS Quick Install, Comic Shelf (and its big sibling, Comic Shelf HD), Internalz, Internalz Pro, and many other apps, dozens of patches, and...
Ares 2 opened up, Enyo 2 updated with improved scrolling and lists
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by Derek Kessler
Apr 27, 2012
With the runway from April showers into May flowers growing short, HP is closing out the week by making good on their April code commitments for webOS. What can you expect to find in HP's...
Open webOS build scripts sneak out onto GitHub
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by arthurthornton
Apr 25, 2012
Build scripts for the desktop version of Open webOS have managed to sneak out onto the Github code repository belonging to webOS Engineering team member Anupam Kaul. Before you get too excited,...
webOS 2.2.5 and 3.0.6 caught in testing logs
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by Ryan St. Andrie
Apr 23, 2012
After HP announced that webOS would be going open source way back in December we honestly thought we would never see another webOS update until the planned September release of Open webOS 1.0. Then...
Could a Kickstarter campaign raise enough to make new webOS devices?
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by Derek Kessler
Apr 19, 2012
There's been a big question mark hanging over webOS since HP announced their plans to open source the operating system: then what? Come September, assuming HP has met their roadmap obligations,...
Novacom USB communication toolset released to open source
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by Derek Kessler
Mar 29, 2012
Today saw yet another release along the Open webOS roadmap, with Novacom and Novacomd finding their way onto GitHub. The two pieces comprise a generic communication toolset used to communicate...