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One year ago, HP cancelled webOS hardware and everything changed
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by Derek Kessler
Aug 18, 2012
August 17, 2011 was a weird day. The day prior the HP Pre3 became available in the UK with nary an announcement to herald its arrival. The 17th saw the surprise release of the white 64GB TouchPad in...
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by Derek Kessler
Oct 20, 2011
The moment you’ve all been waiting for is here. After narrowing it down to five finalists, the community voted and we now have our winner for the 500,000 CEOs contest. This messenger to HP will...
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by Derek Kessler
Oct 10, 2011
After careful consideration of the dozens of submitted entries for the PreCentral 500,000 CEOs contest, we’re ready to move on to the next step. We’ve picked out the five finalists (they’re after...
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by Jonathan I Ezor#IM
Oct 03, 2011
  Very early this morning, the HP direct sales Web site put up the 32 GB TouchPad for sale for a short time. This was notable for a few reasons. First, it was not announced by HP's @Paul_for_HP or...
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by Derek Kessler
Sep 28, 2011
It was just last week that HP CEO Leo Apotheker was given the heave-ho and the PreCentral Forums crossed half a million members. So we decided we wanted to both celebrate and send a message to HP...
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by Derek Kessler
Sep 23, 2011
Yesterday was a big day for the webOS community: first HP pushed Leo Apotheker out the door and anointed former eBay chief Meg Whitman as the new CEO, and then the PreCentral Forums jumped up over...
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by Derek Kessler
Sep 03, 2011
You people. Are. Awesome. As we mentioned just a week ago, the PreCentral community had organized a “web-a-thon” for WebOS Internals, seeking to raise $8,000 for the homebrew development team. At...
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by Derek Kessler
Aug 26, 2011
We've heard your cries and we're here to answer you! We haven't really dabbled in the whole wallpaper thing too much (our webOS wallpapers forum has done quite well), but we've been seeing lots of...
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by Derek Kessler
Aug 25, 2011
If there’s one group that’s responsible for the existence of webOS to this day, it’s WebOS Internals. The tireless homebrew work by this group is done entirely by volunteers, and though coding...
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by Derek Kessler
Aug 23, 2011
Ladies and gentlemen, the time is upon us. The shock of HP’s decision to cancel webOS hardware development has faded and we are faced with a new reality in which our platform has an uncertain...