Speaking at the Global Influencer Summit in Shanghai, CEO Meg Whitman provided few details, though she did allow that the next generation of HP tablets will be shipped with Windows 8 and feature cloud-based technology, which will enable users to share and store content between different devices. That was expected.
“Restarting production is a strategic move aimed at capitalizing on the extraordinary growth in tablet sales,” she said.
In December, the company announced it would make webOS an open source operating system and continue to be active in the development and support of webOS”.
- HP restarts tablet manufacturing [Bangkok Post]