HP kills off webOS – Good Night Sweet Prince

Back in 2009 HP made a huge industry play by acquiring the slowly declining Palm business and accompanying operating system webOS. At the time it seemed like a wise decision that was assumed to be fueled by a bit of patent libraries and an already established set of technologies that would help HP forge its ...

Tags: , , , ,

The Super Small HP Veer 4G Goes on Sale May 15th

HP last year acquired what was left of Palm for an exuberant amount of change. Since the takeover HP, for the most part has kept pretty quiet about their future plans in the mobile sector. Back in February however, HP announced three new devices. The HP Touch Pad is a 9.7 inch webOS tablet that ...

Tags: , , , ,

HP takes webOS to the next level with the Veer, Pre 3 and the TouchPad

Recently Hewlett Packard bought up what was left of the Palm dynasty. There was much more life left in Palm and its operating system and HP could see this, so they pony upped the 1.2 billion dollars and took a chance. This “chance” is starting to show its face today with HP announcing 3 new ...

Tags: , , , ,

HP’s New Palm Topaz Tablet gets exposed

Awhile back news broke about the giant computer company HP buying out one of the best cell phone companies ever Palm. The buyout came at a perfect time for the pretty much sunken ship Palm and the anticipation as to what HP would do with such a solid cell phone maker was – and very ...

Tags: , , , ,

Firesheep on webOS Hacks Unsecured Data over Wi-Fi

It is now possible to use a Palm smartphone to hack into the accounts and data of others through Firesheep. Firesheep was originally a plug-in for the FireFox browser but has now been ported over to webOS as an app. The way the software works is by listening for internet traffic sent back and forth ...

Tags: , ,

The Palm Pre ‘2’ Clears the FCC

Those new Palm devices that HP promised would be coming next year? The Palm Pre '2' just got FCC approval and thus, a sneak peak for all of us. Codenamed the P102, this device won't be the rumored Palm 'Mansion'. Instead of the full touchscreen and lack of keyboard like the Mansion, the P102 is ...

Tags: , , , ,

WebOS Smartphones from Palm and HP Coming Early Next Year

    Hewlett-Packard (HP) has given the word that it will start producing new smartphones for sale in early 2011. HP bought Palm earlier this year and has been looking forward to putting new life into the once powerful PDA maker that ended up nearly disappearing in the smartphone market. Reuters reported that Eric Cador—Senior VP at ...

Tags: , , , ,

Palms webOS 2.0 Screenshots emerge, makes everyone smile

2010-9-1-22-19-51

If you haven’t heard Palm has been bought up by the folks at HP. For some astronomical amount of chump change, the future for Palm was unclear even before the buyout. However recent leaks of webOS’s future have brought a smile to any Palm users face. Or even dedicated Palm users that jumped ship recently ...

Tags: , , ,

HP’s webOS Tablet Confirmed

  Since the day HP bought up all the goodies that took Palm years to develop, the question has lingered. What will HP do with webOS? The experts weighed in, the sources that are “in the know” leaked the details they knew, but there was never a peep from HP themselves. Details on HP’s plan for ...

Tags: , , , ,

HP webOS tablet gets a time frame

In the tablet wars currently there is one king of the hill, Im sure you can guess who that is. In recent history a company called HP bought out a mobile giant Palm, do you remember that? But the plans on webOS in regard to HP has been somewhat hush, with little rumor leaking out ...

Tags: , ,

HP To stick with webOS for mobile plans

If you have been following the Palm saga, then you should be aware that HP bought Palm for a good chunk of change a few weeks back. But when following the acquisition the question remained what HP would do with webOS. In attempts to dethrone the titans, Apple and Google, Hp will stick with webOS and ...

Tags: , ,

HP’s webOS PalmPad in the works

If you have been keeping up with HP’s acquisition of Palm, then listen up as it looks like they will be issuing a tablet onto the world in the near future. The PalmPad is sure to be interesting as it is said it will ship with a digital pen. In documents from the USPTO (United States ...

Tags: , , ,

HP: No Go on Android Tablets

In recent news HP had taken some chump change out of its piggy banks and bought the somewhat dying Palm. The buyout reportedly stems from HP’s interest in simply acquiring certain patents that Palm has been holding since their filings mainly webOS. According to the rumor mill, HP will be withdrawing from the Microsoft or Google ...

Tags: , , , ,

The HP and Palm Saga Continues

During a recent announcement, HP’s CEO Mark Hurd publicized that their purchase of the dying Palm Company will help expand HP into other types of products and software. Some sources initially speculated that the acquisition indicated HP’s interest in Palm’s smartphone products “in order to enhance our intellectual property in the fast growing and profitable ...

Tags: , , , ,