Thursday, February 10, 2011

H.P. Introduces a Tablet and New Phones

Hewlett-Packard wants to get back into the business of selling phones.Almost a year after buying Palm and nearly two years since Palm introduced its last product, H.P. announced on Wednesday in San Francisco that it would make a tablet computer, the Touchpad, running on the webOS operating system.It looks like an iPad. But it is lighter, weighing 1 1/2 pounds, and has a 9.7-inch screen.