It seems Samsung isn't the only one who wants to strike off on its own with an alternative mobile platform.
We can't think of anything that's had more comebacks than webOS, except for maybeThe Eagles.Palm,HPandLGhave all tried to turn the promising software into a rival for iOS and Android, but so far you'll only find webOS in the Korean company's line ofsmart TVs. Still, LG appears to be planning to extend the reach of thelittle operating system that couldby baking it into a future line ofsmartwatches.
HP's recent decision tosplit into two companiesis undoubtedly a big deal. It's a cornerstone of Silicon Valley, and it has been synonymous with PCs for much of its lifetime. However, this is really just the latest chapter for a technology legend that has witnessed plenty of triumphs and disasters throughout its 75-year history.
I’m not certain why we usually don’t cover apps for webOS more often, and yes, that is not a good sign for webOS. However, a recent App known as Splashtop has come to that platform, and I am also surprised that we haven’t covered that, ever. Splashtop allows the user to have “one-click access” to [...]
PreCentral says it has info on HP’s plans for WebOS devices for the rest of the year–including a 64GB white TouchPad, an AT&T “4G” model, a 7-inch tablet, and the Pre 3. Sounds interesting–but judging from the first TouchPad, what WebOS really, really needs is a thorough debugging.
We already got some hands-on time with HP's sleek webOS keyboard, and now it's the FCC's turn. The skinny peripheral -- that's Bluetooth Keyboard KT-1087 to you -- popped up on the Federal Communications Commission's site, stripped naked for the government filing enthusiasts of the world to collectively ogle.
Are you planning to leave webOS for iPhone and iPad?webOS users: Now that HP has decided... More →
Spotify is a popular music service that provides access to plenty of music and they just released a version for webOS that works with Palm Pre, Palm Pixi, Palm Pre Lus, and Palm Pixi Plus. In case you didn’t know it is easy to search and stream (even playback offline) music while using Spotify, and [...]
Today HP revealed that they would be announcing that it will completely discontinue operations for all webOS devices. This affects the HP TouchPad and all webOS handsets. This does not mean that webOS will be cancelled altogether and forever, though it certainly doesn’t bode well for those who’ve invested in the HP/webOS combination in the [...]