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Jon Rubinstein returns: Former Palm CEO joins Qualcomm's board
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by Derek Kessler
May 06, 2013
When Jon Rubinstein came out of retirement from Apple to join Palm way back in 2007, little did he know the odyssey upon which he and Palm were about to embark. From launching the Palm Pre less than...
Fast, good, or cheap - or why you can't build a smartphone
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by Derek Kessler
Mar 21, 2012
Every other week or so a new thread pops up in the webOS Nation Forums about the possibility of building our own webOS smartphones or tablets. It always seems to garner a bit of attention,...
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by Tim Stiffler-Dean
Sep 15, 2011
It's time to put yesterday's rumor about Qualcomm potentially buying webOS to rest. The company has made a public statement regarding any discussions about the possibility of an acquisition, and...
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by Derek Kessler
Sep 14, 2011
webOS fans have been in a world of drifting recently, wondering who – if anybody – will be around to make webOS devices or take charge of the operating system from HP. Samsung’s already bowed out...
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by Derek Kessler
Jun 10, 2011
HP’s launching an all-out assault on the YouTubes with the TouchPad. No, it hasn’t taken over the YouTube front page (yet), but several new TouchPad videos have been released, including a well-...
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by Tim Stiffler-Dean
Jun 01, 2011
On June 1st (today) at 2 PM Pacific Jon Rubinstein of HP's webOS division (and former CEO of Palm), will be presenting at Qualcomm Live's Fireside Chat event in San Diego, CA. You'll be able to...
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by Derek Kessler
May 09, 2011
HP’s been offering laptops with integrated 3G modems for some time, but they’ve always been tied to a specific CDMA carrier or offered in unlocked GSM flavor. But no matter the radio inside, they...
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by Derek Kessler
Mar 08, 2011
What do HVARs fired off the wings of a Vought F4U Corsair and your text messages have in common? Not much, except that you can tackle the tricky intricacies of both on an HP TouchPad. Qualcomm was...
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 22, 2011
HP is pitching the Pre 3 not as a successor to the Pre series of smartphones, but rather as the phone for the professional that wants a powerful business device that can also do personal stuff....
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 11, 2011
HP’s TouchPad webOS tablet was announced with a new processor from Qualcomm that we hadn’t met yet: the Snapdragon APQ8060. Well, Qualcomm has up and outed the chipset, and it's a beast. The APQ8060...