January 2009: Palm announces webOS and the Pre smartphone… June 2009: Palm Pre launches… April 2010: HP acquires Palm… July 2011: HP TouchPad Launches… August 2011: HP kills TouchPad and webOS phones… HP TouchPad fire sale! Price dropped to just $ 99 for 16GB model… December 2011: HP says webOS will become open source… September 2012: Open webOS reaches version 1.0… October 2012: LG rumored to be working on Open webOS-powered TV… Now: HP sells off webOS to LG.
Stories of the day:
- We’re live at Mobile World Congress 2013!
- Samsung confirms Galaxy S IV for March 14th unveiling
- LG buys webOS from HP for use in smart TVs
- ‘Reinvented’ Nine Inch Nails to return this summer after four-year hiatus
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