Linked by David Adams on Wed 17th Aug 2011 17:46 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Ars Technica is reporting that US Retailer Best Buy has been able to sell less than 10% of the TouchPad tablets that it ordered from HP, and now wants HP to take them back. Similarly, deal-a-day site Woot offered TouchPads at a very aggressive price, and only managed to sell 612 of them. This is for a site that often sells out goofy tech widgets in hours. When the TouchPad was gearing up for release, there seemed to be a fair amount of interest among geeks. Is it just that it hasn't resonated the same way with the general public, or have people just been disappointed once they've put their hands on one?
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RE: Touchpad
by bels on Wed 17th Aug 2011 23:35 UTC in reply to "Touchpad"
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Was it a preware homebrew patch that allowed you to overclock your touchpad or from somewhere else? I love how there is an active homebrew community and a user can actually config/mod their touchpad however they want without fear of a company coming after you.

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