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FYI....see link.

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Jay

Taiwanese manufacturer trims workforce following dismal TouchPad and PlayBook sales
By Sovan Mandal

Taiwanese manufacturer trims workforce following dismal TouchPad and PlayBook sales | Good E-Reader - ebook Reader and Tablet PC News

The HP TouchPad may have lived an extremely short life span but it has had the most dramatic moments hitherto unseen with any other tablet device. Also, while HP pulled the plug on the tablet, those employed at its manufacturing partners almost halfway round the globe in Taiwan are also among those to have found themselves in the firing line. Further, while the TouchPad may have ceased to exist completely, the RIM PlayBook might be considered hanging along the edge.