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HP earnings
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by Phil Nickinson
May 24, 2012
HP on Wednesday announced its Q2 2012 earnings. In an exceedingly dry news release, HP noted a 3 percent drop in revenue, from $31.6 billion a year ago to $30.7 billion for the three months ending...
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by Phil Nickinson
Jul 12, 2011
This fella look famliiar? It should. On the outside, it's the same ol' HP TouchPad. On the inside, however, it's a bit more beastly. This one's AT&T's version with HSPA+ data. But that's not all...
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by Phil Nickinson
Jun 29, 2011
It's been the albatross around Palm's (and now HP's) neck -- that webOS has been confined to hardware that was rendered realtively mediocre by the time it was released. And things haven't gotten...
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by Phil Nickinson
Jun 10, 2011
Introducing our cross-platform podcast, the state of the union for Android, BlackBerry, iOS, webOS, and Windows Phone! Our podcast feed Download Directly iTunes and Zune feeds coming soon...
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by Phil Nickinson
Apr 07, 2011
One of the hottest tickets around in the coming months is going to be webOS running on full-fledge laptop and desktop computers. We've seen it hacked onto a Chinese desktop. And we heard ol' Jon...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
Here's a first look at a promo video or advert for the new HP TouchPad. It hits a few of the important features -- e-mail, video, video calling, the new Touchstone charger/stand (which is pretty...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
The Pre 3 was announced this morning (check out our hands-on!) and said to be coming in two flavors HSPA+ and EVDO Rev. A. That narrows it down to the four major U.S. carriers, of course -- Sprint...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
Now that the HP Veer, Pre 3 and TouchPad are officially offical, it's time to mosey on over to the PreCentral forums, people. The discussion's already begun. Here's a smattering: HP Veer Forums: It...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
This might well be the biggest teaser of the day, folks. WebOS, somehow, someway, some time -- OK, "later this year, they say" is coming to the desktop/laptop space. The plan is to expand the reach...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
It kind of goes without saying, so we'll say it anyway. The Palm brand is pretty much done. Exhibits A-Q: Today's Think Beyond event in San Francisco. Lots of HP all over the place, and nary a...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
Now that the TouchPad is official, get ready for an onslaught of appliation announcements. And one of the first, of course, is an official Amazon Kindle app. All of the expected features will be...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
Yeah, so the Pre 3 was just announced, and that means it's time for Verizon to finally start selling the Pre 2. (Go ahead, read it again.) Jon Rubenstein at this morning's "Think Beyond" event said...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
And now, the HP Touchpad. Just like we broke a week or so ago, it's got a 9.7-inch display at 1024x768, has Beats Audio built in and weighs a little more than 1.5 pounds. It's 13mm thick. You can...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
Ladies and gentlemen, the Pre 3. A thin slider with the largest QWERTY keyboard yet, it sports a 3.6-inch display at WVGA resolution -- 2.5 times that of the Pre. It's got a 5MP camera, HD video...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
HP today at its Think Beyond event in San Francisco unveiled the Veer. It's the size of a credit card with a slide-out keyboard, 8GB of storage. Same memory as a Pre 2, and a Qualcomm 7230...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
Well, lookie here -- it's the HP Veer. And Pre 3. And TouchPad. All teased on HP's shopping page, just ahead of today's liveblog. The TouchPad, as we all know, is the webOS tablet we're about to get...
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by Phil Nickinson
Feb 09, 2011
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by Phil Nickinson
Jul 07, 2010
We all knew a few jobs likely would be in jeopardy in the wake of HP's purchase of Palm, and the "consolidation" axe is dropping, says All Things D's John Paczkowski. An HP spokesman told him "...