As expected and wished for, HP won’t use Windows 7 in their incoming HP Slate, but their newly acquired Palm WebOS. At least, that’s what the Monty Wong – vice president of personal computing systems at HP Taiwan – said to Digitimes.
A Mexican site called Conecti.ca got some hands-on time with the HP Slate and walked away decidedly unimpressed. The verdict: that the device is basically a keyboardless netbook. Well… yeah.
Just because most of us bought iPads doesn’t mean that any of you should. There are plenty of devices, out now or coming soon, that can do some things as well – or better. Here’s a roundup of the best: