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WebOS returns as an enterprise platform

09/16/2011, While HP has pulled out of the smartphone/tablet business, the company still has plans for its WebOS operating system. According to statements from the company today, HP plans to turn webOS into an “enterprise development platform”. Speaking...

HTC considering purchase of a mobile operating system

09/12/2011, With the Google acquiring Motorola’s cellphone division, it’s not surprising that other Android handset makers may be a bit cautious over their future. Sure, for now it looks like operations as per usual, but what about the future? While there’s no...

Second batch of HP TouchPad tablets rumored to arrive in October

09/02/2011, After HP announced on its blog its intentions to put the HP TouchPad on sale again, people wondered when they’d be able to get their hands on the tasty $99 webOS tablets. While HP hasn’t made it officially known, DigiTimes has reported that...

Samsung avoids webOS

09/02/2011, It was rumored that Samsung might be digging into their cash reserves to bring webOS, the failed platform from HP, under their wings. Well, good thing Samsung CEO Choi Gee Sung decided to rubbish such rumors at IFA 2011 in Berlin that the South Korean...

HP TouchPad to go through one last limited production run

08/30/2011, Were you planning on getting your hands on the super cheap $99 HP TouchPad but were disappointed that they were sold out? Well according to HP’s blog, it appears the company will produce a limited run of their webOS tablet to satisfy the ongoing demand.

HP will continue supporting the TouchPad

08/30/2011, We all know that HP won’t be making additional webOS devices in the future – but that doesn’t mean that the TouchPad is dead. In fact, it’s far from it. According to a report by CNET – HP has been reported as saying “HP is...

QuickOffice update for HP TouchPad now live (updated)

08/29/2011, Great news to HP TouchPad owners – remember the QuickOffice update that enabled document editing and was supposed to arrive last week? While the update didn’t arrive on time, it’s not too late either, and HP has just announced on its blog...

HP offers another 6-Pack of apps

08/29/2011, After successfully giving away its first app 6-pack (apparently the promo codes were all exhausted in a matter of hours), HP has decided to give out another batch of apps again. This time around, they’re giving out two apps from the first batch and...

Samsung thinking about buying webOS? (Rumor)

08/29/2011, When HP announced that they would be discontinuing webOS for their smartphones and tablets, and that they were considering moving away from the PC business to focus on the enterprise market instead, there were rumors that Samsung was thinking about...

Drawing of HP TouchPad is commanding close to $100,000 on eBay

08/26/2011, How much would you pay for art? $5,000? $10,000? $20,000? I guess that question is a bit subjective depending on who’s the artist and what the painting is about, but then again art differs from people to people, with some people willing to pay a huge...

White HP TouchPad spotted in the wild

08/25/2011, With the HP TouchPad on sale for $99, it’s pretty much impossible to get your hands on one at this point of time, let alone a white-colored version of the tablet. Well, one lucky webOSroundup forum member managed to snag one before HP announced the...

HP TouchPad to get document editing this week

08/23/2011, Despite’s HP’s plans to terminate webOS devices, it looks like not all hope is lost for consumers who own those devices. One of the tablet’s main problems at launch was its inability to edit documents from the tablet itself. Despite the...

HP to refund money to TouchPad early adopters

08/21/2011, This week, HP announced that its TouchPad tablets would be receiving a massive price reduction, with the price of the 16GB version dropping to only $99. While most consumers seemed pretty pleased – after all, they could finally try out a webOS device...