In this article the writer makes some real good points and also points out that most complaints have been about hardward design(not specs) and the lack of apps.I can add that it migt have some bugs but it's software and there will be updates for those bugs.But if those are the only problems then I'am very optimistic about WebOS and the TouchPad's future.

here- a snippet from the article.

"Reviews of the TouchPad--including from PCWorld's Melissa Perenson--so far haven't been entirely favorable, it's true. What I think is exciting, though, is that most criticisms of the device focus on its hardware and relative paucity of apps. WebOS itself, by contrast, is garnering considerable praise, suggesting that WebOS--and Linux--have an exciting future on a raft of new devices, even beyond what Android has already achieved."

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