HP confirms WebOS tablet, no netbook

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HP confirms WebOS tablet, no netbook.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2010/05/NSlyLI.jpg[/newsimage]After acquiring Palm and its WebOS platform, HP will be making a tablet based on the operating system, but not a netbook, according to an HP executive in Taiwan.


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/hp-confirms-webos-tablet-no-netbook-29985/](http://www.myce.com/news/hp-confirms-webos-tablet-no-netbook-29985/)


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I could definitely see WebOS making for a good tablet platform. Smart strategy on HP’s part there.


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Smarter is not making a netbook. I think that the netbook is heading for extinction and being replaced by the tablet…


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[QUOTE=paulw2;2519761]Smarter is not making a netbook. I think that the netbook is heading for extinction and being replaced by the tablet…[/QUOTE]

Agreed. I think it’s a better form factor than a netbook. Less bulky.