Phoenix racks up over $35,000 for Android apps on HP's TouchPad

WebOS was a mobile operating system originally created by Palm. Although initially popular amongst the tech crowd, webOS-powered smartphones and tablets never really caught on with mainstream users.

Steve Jobs tried to bully Palm into no-poaching deal

Steve Jobs threatened Palm with patent litigation if it didn't agree to stop hiring Apple employees, a court filing alleges.

webOS-on-Android inches forward

Although still officially in pre-Alpha, the folks at Phoneix have made significant progress with their webOS-on-Android project.

Oracle considered buying RIM and/or Palm

In another world, we might be talking about an Oracle-branded smartphone.

How Nokia can beat the iPhone

Despite a number of initial teething problems, Nokia's Lumia 900 may be the closest a Windows Phone 7 device has ever come to beating Apple's wildly popular iPhone. 

Embattled HP CEO on the chopping block

We may be looking at the final days of Leo Apotheker as the CEO of fledgling company HP.

Former Palm boss leaves webOS post

Jon Rubenstein, the former CEO of Palm who joined HP in last year's acquisition, has been reassigned.

Every HP computer will soon have webOS

Beginning in 2012, if you buy an HP computer, it'll still have the de facto Windows operating system, but in case you're curious, it will also be able to boot up with HP's recently acquired webOS platform.

The TouchPad, Pre 3 and Veer: A new beginning or end for HP?

A few days ago I analyzed the bar for what we now know as the HP TouchPad, which was one of the three products HP announced today.  

HP goes for Windows 7 in $800 Slate tablet

After it seemingly shelved plans for a Windows-based tablet device, HP has now re-confirmed the Slate 500, a more functional device than the iPad aimed at a business consumer crowd.

Palm regains its mobile mojo with webOS 2.0

HP-owned Palm seems to have regained some of its mobile mojo with the launch of webOS 2.0 and the Pre 2.

RIM defends heavyweight smartphone title

RIM continues to successfully defend its heavyweight (BlackBerry) smartphone title against various contenders, including Apple (iOS) and Google (Android).

Palm introduces webOS 2.0

Palm has finally released a beta version of its webOS 2.0 SDK. The latest iteration of the operating system boasts some really sweet features, so come on in and check them out!

HP officially confirms WebOS tablet although we already knew it

The very first WebOS device to come out of HP since it acquired the operating system's owner Palm will be shipping out in "early 2011," according to what is finally the official word from HP.

HP phones will use WebOS and WebOS only

HP will shortly begin producing its own mobile phones for the first time in several years, and it will be using its newly acquired WebOS operating system exclusively.

Hewlett Packard throws Microsoft a tablet bone

Hewlett Packard (HP) is denying that it definitively abandoned plans to launch a Windows 7 slate. 

The company, which recently acquired Palm for $1.2 billion, insisted it was still "gauging" the market "promise" of a Windows 7 tablet computer.

HP trademarks "PalmPad" name

Wasting no time rebranding the name of the company it just acquired, HP has received a trademark for the name PalmPad, which almost guarantees that will be the name for the company's flagship tablet computer.

Intel is gonna be a smartphone contender

Intel has hired former Palm and Apple VP Mike Bell to help the chip company rapidly accelerate its presence in the crowded smartphone market.

HP kills (or at least severely bludgeons) Android tablet plans

Most likely because HP is now filling its time with Palm's WebOS platform, the company has set aside its plans to pursue a new tablet computer powered by Google's Android operating system.

Palm WebOS gets "3D" update

HP's Palm has released an update to the WebOS operating system that enables "3D" gaming on the Pre and Pixi line of smartphones.