Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 28th Apr 2010 20:37 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Well, if we had one of those obnoxious "BREAKING!"-tags on OSNews, this would definitely fit the bill. While we were busy discussing whether HTC or Lenovo would snap up Palm, another major worldwide computer company picked up the Sunnyvale-based mobile outfit: Hewlett-Packard has bought Palm. Updates from the conference call inside.
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RE[4]: Poof!
by Fettarme H-Milch on Wed 28th Apr 2010 21:16 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Poof!"
Fettarme H-Milch
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"Now they have Slate + WebOS device too.

Heck, didn't even think of that. Although, isn't the Slate Intel Atom?

So? webOS is just a specialized Linux distribution that uses many common components: WebKit, SDL, ... .
Worst-case scenario are PDK apps. Those need to be recompiled. Oooh, big deal...
The rest is JavaScript.

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