HP Killing webOS Tablets and Phones, May Spin Off PC Business
HP announced Thursday that it will discontinue webOS devices, including the TouchPad tablet and Pre phones. The move, coming less than two months after the release of the TouchPad, was one of several announcements by HP on Thursday.
HP has purchased Autonomy, an enterprise software company, for $10.3 billion.
The company also confirmed that it is exploring "strategic alternatives" for its Personal Systems Group (PSG), which the company said may include a separation of the group of HP through a spinoff.