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HP might have up to 200 000 more TouchPads for sale in late October, helping suppliers to clean inventory

HP might have up to 200 000 more TouchPads for sale in late October, helping suppliers to clean inventory

posted: 02 Sep 2011, 02:05

This second batch won't amount to much, sources say, rather 100 000 - 200 000 units, but it will help Inventec and the other suppliers utilize their idle touch panels, batteries...

HP vows to make one last batch of TouchPads, your order not guaranteed

HP vows to make one last batch of TouchPads, your order not guaranteed

posted: 31 Aug 2011, 02:10

Perhaps feeling a bit guilty about its suppliers sitting on tons of unused but manufactured parts for future HP TouchPads, the largest computer manufacturer in the world promised one last batch for the taking...

HP spills the beans on an upcoming TouchPad OTA update

HP spills the beans on an upcoming TouchPad OTA update

posted: 30 Aug 2011, 06:50

HP unofficially confirmed that a software update for the HP TouchPad is on its way. It is expected to enhance the platform and add functionality to the device. Furthermore, Quickoffice HD for the...

Official FAQ for the HP TouchPad reveals a one-per-person order limit with future availability

Official FAQ for the HP TouchPad reveals a one-per-person order limit with future availability

posted: 29 Aug 2011, 09:48

HP decided to put up an official FAQ regarding their beloved webOS powered tablet – and it tucks away some intriguing new information. Currently, HP is sold out of the tablet as we speak,...

HP TouchPad treated to CyanogenMod-flavored Gingerbread

HP TouchPad treated to CyanogenMod-flavored Gingerbread

posted: 29 Aug 2011, 05:47

With $99 firesales sweeping HP TouchPad inventories across the country, we can only envy you if you managed to snatch yours. There’s a tiny little issue with the tablet, though, it’s running webOS...

HP cancels some TouchPad orders placed through their web site?

HP cancels some TouchPad orders placed through their web site?

posted: 26 Aug 2011, 13:44

Interestingly, one of our readers managed to inform us that a recording being played through HP’s customer support hotline is informing them about cancellations on recent TouchPad orders. Specifically, it’s played right away...

Humorous drawing of an HP TouchPad pops up for sale on eBay, bids skyrocket

Humorous drawing of an HP TouchPad pops up for sale on eBay, bids skyrocket

posted: 26 Aug 2011, 07:15

If you haven't come across any wacky stories from the web lately, here is one that will likely put a smile on your face. Apparently, somebody came up with the crazy idea of drawing an...

HP TouchPad discounts continue: HP gives away 6 paid apps for free

HP TouchPad discounts continue: HP gives away 6 paid apps for free

posted: 26 Aug 2011, 01:39

HP’s firesale of the HP TouchPad cleared up the company’s tablet inventory but with a $99 price tag for the 16 gig model, HP can’t even pay off its expenses. Well, that doesn’t stop it from discounting…

Hulu blocks its site on the HP TouchPad

Hulu blocks its site on the HP TouchPad

posted: 25 Aug 2011, 02:57

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…

First case of Android running on HP TouchPad caught on video

First case of Android running on HP TouchPad caught on video

posted: 23 Aug 2011, 07:50

What would happen if the HP TouchPad could run Android instead of its native webOS platform? Although it was not originally meant to do that, in terms of hardware, the tablet...

HP TouchPad launches straight to the number one spot on Amazon's bestselling list

HP TouchPad launches straight to the number one spot on Amazon's bestselling list

posted: 22 Aug 2011, 11:10

Literally overnight, the HP TouchPad went from being the unknown tablet on Amazon to jumping straight to number one on their bestselling list – ousting the Kindle during the process. Not surprisingly,...

HP TouchPad Android porting project started by the Touchdroid Team

HP TouchPad Android porting project started by the Touchdroid Team

posted: 22 Aug 2011, 07:33

The discounted and discontinued HP TouchPad webOS slate is now in the crosshairs of the Touchdroid Team for porting Android to it - first Gingerbread and then Honeycomb or ICS...

Best Buy does a 180 degree change, will sell HP TouchPad in U.S. stores at fire sale prices

Best Buy does a 180 degree change, will sell HP TouchPad in U.S. stores at fire sale prices

posted: 20 Aug 2011, 22:33

After first telling everyone that it would ship unsold HP TouchPads from its U.S. stores back to HP, Best Buy has changed its mind and Saturday night announced that it was joining those selling...

Best Buy pulls HP TouchPad from U.S. stores; HP to refund early buyers

Best Buy pulls HP TouchPad from U.S. stores; HP to refund early buyers

posted: 20 Aug 2011, 13:46

According to tipsters for Engadget, Best Buy has decided against offering the heavily discounted webOS flavored HP TouchPad in its U.S. stores and is shipping the tablet back to HP instead; those who paid pre-fire...

HP TouchPad reduced to as low as $99.99 starting tomorrow

HP TouchPad reduced to as low as $99.99 starting tomorrow

posted: 19 Aug 2011, 22:09

With HP out of the webOS hardware game, dramatic price reduction of the TouchPad tablet has started with the 16GB model reduced $300 to $99.99 and the 32GB version cut by $350 to $149.99; ironically, television ads still push the...

Tests showed webOS running twice as fast on an iPad than its native TouchPad

Tests showed webOS running twice as fast on an iPad than its native TouchPad

posted: 19 Aug 2011, 19:57

Not that we needed more reasons why webOS and the HP TouchPad are fading off into the sunset, but word has come out that HP tested webOS on an iPad 2, and found the OS ran twice as fast as the TouchPad...

HP to throw $100 million on soothing retailers' pain caused by unsold TouchPads

HP to throw $100 million on soothing retailers' pain caused by unsold TouchPads

posted: 19 Aug 2011, 03:48

With the HP TouchPad selling considerably worse than anyone at the company would have ever imagined, one might wonder what would retail outlets do with all the leftover units taking...

White HP TouchPad is real, comes with more storage and an upgraded processor

White HP TouchPad is real, comes with more storage and an upgraded processor

posted: 18 Aug 2011, 06:05

Well, it looks like the rumors were on the right track – a white version of the HP TouchPad was indeed in the company's agenda and can now be purchased online, at least in some...

HP TouchPad sales falling short of expectations at Best Buy stores

HP TouchPad sales falling short of expectations at Best Buy stores

posted: 17 Aug 2011, 04:54

With all these price drops that the HP TouchPad is being treated to, it doesn't take a scientist to conclude that the tablet is not selling as well as the guys at the company expected...

Radio Shack.com will give you a $75 price cut on a 16GB Wi-Fi HP TouchPad

Radio Shack.com will give you a $75 price cut on a 16GB Wi-Fi HP TouchPad

posted: 13 Aug 2011, 19:39

If you like the HP TouchPad but are not satisfied with the recent $100 price cut from HP,from now until September 10th, Radio Shack.com will take an additional $75 off an online purchase of the 16GB Wi-Fi version...

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