Jon Rubenstein, the former CEO of Palm who joined HP in last year's acquisition, has been reassigned.
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 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.
HP's Palm has released an update to the WebOS operating system that enables "3D" gaming on the Pre and Pixi line of smartphones.
On the heels of announcing that it had dotted all the I's and crossed all the T's on its buyout of Palm, HP confirmed that its upcoming Slate media tablet will run on Palm's WebOS operating system.
HP has completed its acquisition of Palm, a mobile device company that was on the brink of destruction until the HP buyout was first announced in April.
A senior vice president at Palm has just left the company, and one of its biggest retail partners, Radio Shack, as of today will phase out all systemwide stock of Palm phones.