News tagged ‘palm’

Saturday, 10 Dec 2011

webOS Lives On, Goes Open-Source

webOS Lives On, Goes Open-Source

HP has decided that webOS will live on as an open-source project, with its CEO Meg Whitman mentioning that the company might produce another webOS tablet sometime in 2013.

Friday, 30 Sep 2011

Is Amazon Close to Taking Over webOS?

Is Amazon Close to Taking Over webOS?

Given Amazon's recent announcement of its Kindle Fire tablet, rumors of its intention to acquire Palm's webOS from HP might not be too far-fetched.

Monday, 19 Sep 2011

Samsung Galaxy S Plus with Palm Inductive Charging Mod Spotted

Samsung Galaxy S Plus with Palm Inductive Charging Mod Spotted

If you're thinking of doing this particular mod that allows your Samsung Galaxy S to utilize the Touchstone's inductive charger, better get them fast before HP sells them all out.

Thursday, 10 Feb 2011

HP Reveals Its First Three WebOS Devices

HP Reveals Its First Three WebOS Devices

HP reveals its first three Palm webOS devices, namely the compact HP Veer, the updated HP Pre3 and finally, a 9.7-inch tablet known as the HP TouchPad.

Thursday, 3 Jun 2010

HP Didn't Buy Palm for Smartphones

HP Didn't Buy Palm for Smartphones

During the Bank of America Merrill Lynch technology summit on Wednesday, HP CEO Mark Hurd said "we didn't buy Palm to be in the smartphone business." So what did HP pay US$1.2 billion to acquire Palm for?

Wednesday, 19 May 2010

HP to Port webOS into Printers

HP to Port webOS into Printers

HP's acquisition of Palm's webOS opens up a lot of potential for its products, and one surprising development is the decision to implement the said OS into its printer lineup.

Monday, 17 May 2010

HP Snagged Palm after Five-Way Bidding War

HP Snagged Palm after Five-Way Bidding War

More details have been culled from the SEC filling about what exactly happened behind the scenes of the HP acquisition of Palm.

Thursday, 29 Apr 2010

HP Buys Palm for US$1.2 Billion

HP Buys Palm for US$1.2 Billion

HP and Palm today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which HP will purchase Palm for US$1.2 billion.

Wednesday, 14 Apr 2010

What will Palm Bring to Prospective Buyers?

What will Palm Bring to Prospective Buyers?

With reports that Palm may be putting itself up for sale, there has been much speculation about prospective buyers. But what exactly would one be getting by acquiring Palm?

Friday, 19 Mar 2010

Palm Suffers Disappointing Sales Figures

Palm Suffers Disappointing Sales Figures

Palm's sales figures for the last quarter was miserable compared to that of its competitors.

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