Today, in an interview with 'The Verge', Meg Whitman, CEO HP and Marc Andreessen, Board director HP stated that HP will use webOS in new hardware and more specifically, in Tablets. But Meg also stated that HP will probably never be in the smartphone business again.

Meg Whitman and Marc Andreessen on webOS: 'We will use webOS in new hardware... in tablets' | The Verge