Hulu blocks its site on the HP TouchPad
0. phoneArena 25 Aug 2011, 02:57 posted on
The HP TouchPad might have gotten ditched by HP in less than two months, but with firesales wiping out TouchPad inventory in hours, not even days, popular movie and TV show streaming service Hulu…
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3. Krishaun27 (unregistered)
Thats some BS and.........
5. ibap (Posts: 714; Member since: 09 Sep 2009)
So this is how you deal with capacity issues? Ban specific devices?
6. FeloniousBoxer (Posts: 14; Member since: 17 Jun 2011)
I don't understand why you would block your site from a piece of hardware. Are they penalizing people for not buying iPads???? That seems insane. So I'll need an iPad to watch Hulu and an Android tablet to visit a site that uses lots of Flash videos, and my HP Touchpad to interact with my flipping Palm Pre???
What a pain in the ass. I am pretty sick of proprietary BS. Seriously, they can't even come to a complete agreement on charging cables.
7. techaman (unregistered)
thats bs am canceling my huluplus f them, if i pay for it i should be able to use it.on anything
8. NeXoS (Posts: 278; Member since: 03 May 2011)
Has anyone been able to buy the HP Touchpad recently? I found out about this fire sale yesterday and can't find anyone with anything in stock?
This would make some great xmas presents for the family!
10. Lucas777 (Posts: 2137; Member since: 06 Jan 2011)
ya it is definitely too late... i got one on craigs for cheap cheap but in store u won't find one...
11. daveywavey (unregistered)
I checked the morning after they announced on every site I could think of and they were sold out. I suspect it took no more than an hour.
12. corps1089 (Posts: 492; Member since: 20 Jan 2010)
BestBuy in HolyOak, MA is set to get 32 of them, but I am not making the drive to pick one up...
14. hulu, verizon, and apple suck (unregistered)
No more of my $ for hulu.
15. faisalbilal (Posts: 12; Member since: 13 Mar 2011)
WhYY thats the only reason i brought the touchpad :(
16. sexyquark (unregistered)
There is a new workaround:
Enjoy it while it last. :-)