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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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Swarm of 1,000 Kilobots cooperates like an ant colony

An autonomous team of swarming robots is the first of its kind on such a scale.

By August 14, 2014

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Former Palm CEO Rubinstein out at HP

Jon Rubinstein, who was brought into the fold after Hewlett-Packard acquired Palm, is leaving the company after a failed bid to turn WebOS into a mobile powerhouse.

By January 27, 2012

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Five ways Lenovo could outdo Google in remaking Motorola

Motorola's recent smartphones are good, but Lenovo has the chops to make them truly great.

By January 29, 2014

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WebOS lives on to make LG's smart TVs smarter

With WebOS debuting on LG's televisions, CNET takes a look back at the tortured history of the once promising mobile platform.

By January 6, 2014

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BlackBerry is officially for sale, but will it find a buyer?

The Canadian smartphone maker puts a "for sale" sign up. But who is likely to be interested in buying the beleaguered company as it steadily loses ground to Apple and Google?

By August 12, 2013

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The July 9 management shake-up that proved to be Apple's salvation

Gil Amelio was a highly regarded tech executive. But his ouster as CEO paved the way for the return of Apple's prodigal son, Steve Jobs.

By July 9, 2013

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Ex-Palm chief joins Qualcomm's board

Jonathan Rubinstein most recently led product innovation at Hewlett-Packard, and he also had ties to Apple earlier in his career.

By May 6, 2013

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Open WebOS 1.0 arrives for those who dare to port

Hewlett-Packard made good on a promise to offer up the erstwhile mobile operating system to the open-source community.

By September 28, 2012

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HP cuts 270 employees from webOS division

According to The Verge, HP's axe falls on the troubled division for cost-cutting reasons, and calls into question the computing giant's commitment to the platform.

By February 28, 2012