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More talk of new tablets from Hewlett-Packard

More talk of new tablets from Hewlett-Packard

Posted on25. Feb, 2012 by .

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The tablet market hasn’t been very good to Hewlett-Packard (HP), the only time a tablet of theirs has flown off the shelves it came with a net loss of hundreds of dollars on each unit sold. No matter how slow they’ve been to get things going in the tablet space HP is still looking forward [...]

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With new leadership RIM plans to launch 3G equipped PlayBook tablet, purportedly

With new leadership RIM plans to launch 3G equipped PlayBook tablet, purportedly

Posted on26. Jan, 2012 by .

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Research In Motion has kicked it’s own founders out of their co-CEO positions and replaced them both with just one CEO, Thorsten Heins. Under it’s former leaders, co-CEO’s Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie, RIM rose to the top but sadly in recent years under those same men they fell down behind new comers (Apple and Google) [...]

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The 7-inch HP webOS tablet that never was

The 7-inch HP webOS tablet that never was

Posted on28. Dec, 2011 by .

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Back in 2010 Hewlett-Packard paid a reported $1.2 billion in both cash and stock to acquire Palm Inc., Palm was the company responsible for the Palm OS and webOS platforms. At the time HP’s acquisition of Palm was greeted with a lot of excitement by Palm fans, the Palm company has been failing pre-acquisition and [...]

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HP TouchPad tablets for $99 and $149 coming back soon for only refurbished models

HP TouchPad tablets for $99 and $149 coming back soon for only refurbished models

Posted on08. Dec, 2011 by .

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Many have been clamoring for the discontinued HP TouchPad for months after the tablet had it’s $499 (16GB Wi-Fi) and $599 (32GB Wi-Fi) prices dropped to $99 (16GB Wi-Fi) and $149 (32GB Wi-Fi) in August. HP and many retail partners sold the discontinued HP TouchPad at those rock-bottom prices until all available stock (or at least what retailers [...]

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Very few non-iPad tablets were sold between Jan. and Oct. 2011, research firm finds

Very few non-iPad tablets were sold between Jan. and Oct. 2011, research firm finds

Posted on23. Nov, 2011 by .

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We all knew things weren’t going great for non-iPad tablet makers, but new numbers from research firm NPD Group claims that only 1.2 million tablets not made by Apple were sold between January and October of 2011 in the United States. Those are some very uninspiring numbers. However how does that 1.2 million number breakdown [...]

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