How HP Can Save Its Doomed TouchPad Tablet
Feb 16, 2011, 17:33 (2 Talkback[s])
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"HP launched a competitor to the Apple iPad today, called the HP
TouchPad. It's breathtakingly awesome.
"Too bad it will fail – unless, that is, HP does something
extraordinary. More on that below.
"The device, which goes on sale this summer at a yet-undisclosed
price, is about the same size and weight as the iPad, and with the
same screen resolution. Like the iPad, it's got a gyroscope,
accelerometer and compass, and either 16 or 32 GB of storage space
(the iPad also offers 64 GB of storage). The TouchPad supports
"The TouchPad is similar to the iPad only on the surface. There
are plenty of differences to separate HP's new tablet from Apple's