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HP to Ship All PCs With webOS Option

Mar 10, 2011, 16:04 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Desktop PCs stopped being the hub of much innovation over the past several years. Notable improvements include the addition of Windows 7-based models, sleeker designs, speed improvements and lower prices, but that's been about it. PCs, including notebooks, have become commodity items on the CIO's shopping list.

"But computer giant HP, a leading provider of PCs and notebooks, plans to set its models apart next year by adding webOS, the operating system software the company now owns thanks to its blockbuster $1.2 billion purchase of Palm last year. HP's CEO Leo Apotheker told Bloomberg today that starting next year, all of the PCs HP ships will include the ability to run webOS in addition to Microsoft's Windows."

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