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LG shows off new smart TV interface featuring webOS

LG's 2014 smart TVs will have an interface based on the late Palm smartphone operating system.

By January 6, 2014

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Palm Pre 2 (Verizon Wireless)

The enhancements in WebOS 2.0 make the Palm Pre 2 a very capable smartphone, but we think it's worth waiting for the HP Pre 3, which will offer hardware improvements to complement the software upgrades.

By March 2, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 2, 2011
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WebOS lives! LG to resurrect it for smart TVs

LG acquires the troubled mobile operating system from Hewlett-Packard, getting software, engineering talent, and HP licenses acquired from Palm.

By February 25, 2013

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Former Palm CEO Jon Rubinstein calls sale to HP 'a waste'

Three years after the $1.2 billion acquisition, Rubinstein says it's unlikely he would have supported the deal if he'd had any idea that Hewlett-Packard would abandon WebOS.

By June 11, 2013

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Palm Pre Plus (AT&T)

With the great capabilities of WebOS, the Palm Pre Plus is one of AT&T's better touch-screen smartphones, but its price tag may be off-putting for many.

By May 12, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 12, 2010
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Ex-Palm employees: WebOS destined to fail, report says

Former Palm exec tells The New York Times that the company failed to "execute such an ambitious and breakthrough design."

By January 2, 2012

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HP's former CEO Leo Apotheker killed WebOS

The mystery has been solved. Hewlett-Packard's short-lived CEO Leo Apotheker was responsible for ending the young the life of Palm WebOS, according to the company's former CTO.

By March 14, 2012

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Chubby Checker in twist over app that checked, um...

HP's Palm WebOS platform enjoyed an app that guessed a man's, er, manliness based on shoe size. '50s pop star Chubby Checker was so amused he's suing HP.

By February 14, 2013

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Palm Pre Plus (Verizon Wireless)

The Palm Pre Plus earns its place as the top WebOS device, improving on the Pre with a better design and performance, and upgraded features. Verizon customers looking for a versatile smartphone to balance their personal and work lives will be well-served by the Pre Plus.

By January 20, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 20, 2010

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What should WebOS smartphone and tablet owners do now?

CNET offers some humorous advice on what Palm WebOS device owners should do with their products. And we also offer some practical information about support for WebOS devices.

By August 19, 2011