Posts Tagged: "hp slate"

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HP Touchpad Officially Announced (video)

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Last October HP surprised everyone and officially announced the Slate, an 8.9-inch tablet device.  But looking back – 20/20 hindsight, right – something just didn’t add up.  The device didn’t have a wow form factor and it ran Windows 7, which seems out of place since the company had acquired Palm many...

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HP Slate Resurrected From The Dead

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At this point in the game the HP Slate is sort of old news.  And just when we thought the tablet device was dead in the water, HP goes and officially announces the product.  We’re not sure on the exact launch date and they won’t tell us when review units...

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HP Slate Still Being Released This Year, But With What OS?

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With HP’s recent acquisition of Palm, rumors began flying that the HP Slate, the company’s anticipated tablet, was being delayed and retooled to run on webOS instead of Windows 7. This rumor was fueled by reports that Windows 7 was not fit for a tablet. (Battery life was unacceptable, primarily.)...

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HP Slate To Be Reborn As WebOS Tablet HP Hurricane?

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The HP Slate is apparently dead in the water, thanks to difficulties with Windows 7 as a tablet OS. Sources said that Microsoft’s OS was simply too power hungry for a device that’s supposed to compete with the iPad, whose custom A4 processor gives the ultraportable lots of battery life....