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Three years ago today, the era of webOS began
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by Derek Kessler
Jun 06, 2012
Three years. Has it really been that long? Has it really been only that long? On June 6, 2009, I lined up in the early morning with a few dozen other excited persons outside the Sprint Store at...
Read This: In depth on the rise and fall of webOS
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by Derek Kessler
Jun 05, 2012
The tl;dr version: webOS got screwed, time and time again. Sometimes by Palm's own ambitions, sometimes by supposed partners, and sometimes by fate. The Verge's Chris Zeigler has put...
Analyst downgrades HP over mobile concerns
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by Derek Kessler
Jun 03, 2012
Shares of HP were down more than 6% on Friday on a day where the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 2.2%. With no real news to speak of out of Palo Alto, what drove the drop? It was a downgrade...
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...
HP to possibly cut up to 30,000 jobs in restructuring plan
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by Ryan St. Andrie
May 17, 2012
According to several reports across the interwebs, HP could be cutting as many as 30,000 jobs in a new restructuring plan starting as early as May 23rd. On that day, according to several sources,...
webOS Nation moboot theme now available for everyone
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by Ryan St. Andrie
May 16, 2012
So you've used our awesome how-to and installed Android on your TouchPad. You may have even spiced up Android by changing the task switcher to the webOS esque WebCM9 mod. Even with all that...
The few, the proud, the webOS Twitter Apps
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by Ryan St. Andrie
May 07, 2012
If you were to ask any of the webOS faithful what they used their devices for the most you would more than likely hear Twitter from a fistful of them. Outside of our forums here at webOS Nation,...
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...
WebCM9 makes Android feel a little more like home
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by Ryan St. Andrie
Apr 22, 2012
Despite Matias Duarte's hard work to duplicate the awesome multitasking found in webOS, Android 4.0 'Ice Cream Sandwich' still seems to come up short! To say that the card metaphor found...