06/28/2011, 09:51 PM
Here's a nice read on the TouchPad.. Use the link to reach the entire article.
HP: TouchPad's WebOS Threatens Android, Apple iOS
BY AUSTIN CARRMon Jun 27, 2011
HP: TouchPad's WebOS Threatens Android, Apple iOS | Fast Company
Richard Kerris, the former Apple exec, is gliding through his presentation of HP's TouchPad. As the current VP of worldwide developer relations for WebOS, the slick software giving life to HP's latest mobile devices, Kerris is giddily running through the tablet's bells and whistles: the design, the partnerships, the apps, the engineering. But suddenly our discussion is interrupted by the sound of woodwinds, dancing up the scale.
The sound is familiar. It's the iPhone's classic marimba ringtone. Only it's not a song in the distance--it's coming from my pocket.
"That's a ring I don't like to hear," Kerris immediately says, jokingly. "Give me that [iPhone]!"