HP slashes over 500 jobs at webOS division

By Jos
Sep 20, 2011
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  1. HP has confirmed that a round of layoffs in its webOS division is now underway. Although the company declined to provide an actual number, AllThingsD is reporting that the moveā€¦

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  2. sounds like the same ole hp
  3. The idea with Web OS was quite stupid to start with... after Apple OS, then Android and Windows Mobile, who on earth would need another one?!
  4. lawfer

    lawfer TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,272   +90

    I don't mean to nitpick on you, but it's not Windows Mobile, it's Windows Phone 7. WM is the much older version. A lot of people judge WP7 nowadays because of how crappy WM was, and that's not the case. :)
  5. well...there's a way not to give away free tablets to the employees
  6. soliozuz

    soliozuz Newcomer, in training

    I think HP should forget the OS part and adopt the Windows Tablet OS the second it touches the floor and put out some tablets as a measure of saving face. Then afterwards, innovate around the OS as this is one method of keeping the company above water and still selling.


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