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HP’s Leap Motion Keyboard Will Be Sold a la Carte for $99

HP’s Leap Motion Keyboard Will Be Sold a la Carte for $99

The Leap Motion controller is currently present in three forms: a $74.99 standalone dongle, inside the special edition HP Envy 17 laptop and inside an HP keyboard. The dongle -- with almost half a million units sold since launch -- and the keyboard are obviously the only ways to add this hand motion sensor externally, but ...

HP’s Launches $99 ’7 Plus’ Android Tablet

HP’s Launches $99 ’7 Plus’ Android Tablet

How bad do you need an Android tablet? HP’s latest Android tablet isn’t packed with the latest components, but it’s cheap. The buyer gets, um, a screen, some bits and bytes, and a bezel as wide as the Mighty Mississisp’. But the HP 7 Plus is only $99. Since HP’s first consumer Android tablet, the computer maker ...

Leaked HP Video Reveals Upcoming Android-Powered Laptop

Leaked HP Video Reveals Upcoming Android-Powered Laptop

Android is everywhere, from smartphones to tablets to smartwatches to in-car entertainment units, but for some reason it’s never quite taken off on one of the oldest form factors in the business: the laptop. While Android laptops exist in hybrid form, either as a secondary add-on to a tablet or emulated through Windows, ...

HP Pays $57 Million to Move Past WebOS Once and For All

HP Pays $57 Million to Move Past WebOS Once and For All

Hewlett-Packard Co agreed to pay $57 million to settle a lawsuit that accused the personal computer maker's former management of defrauding shareholders by abandoning a business model it had long touted. The lawsuit was filed after former Chief Executive Leo Apotheker shocked investors on August 18, 2011 by announcing plans ...

HP Unveils New Massive 6- and 7-Inch Android Smartphones

HP Unveils New Massive 6- and 7-Inch Android Smartphones

HP isn’t letting a little thing like its Palm’s WebOS debacle stop it from trying to crack the lucrative smartphone market – it revealed to Re/code on Tuesday that it will ship new 6- and 7-inch Android-powered smartphones beginning in February, kicking off in the growing Indian mobile market. The smartphones (no ...

Report: HP is Trying to Sell its WebOS Patents

Report: HP is Trying to Sell its WebOS Patents

Hewlett-Packard is seeking buyers for some of its mobile-computing patents, according to people with direct knowledge of the matter, as Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman tries to bolster the company’s financial position. The Silicon Valley computer maker has approached potential buyers about the portfolio of patents, ...

Leap Motion, HP ENVY and the Future of Augmented Reality

Leap Motion, HP ENVY and the Future of Augmented Reality

This fall, HP will ship a laptop, the ENVY 17, which will be the first laptop to ship with Leap Motion technology embedded into the hardware. Not only that, but the Leap Motion sensor included in the laptop is dramatically smaller than previous embedded designs. If you’re unfamiliar with Leap Motion, prepare to ...

Leap Motion Embedded in First PC: HP ENVY17, Shipping This Fall

Leap Motion Embedded in First PC: HP ENVY17, Shipping This Fall

Hardware startup Leap Motion, which managed to sell an impressive number of pre-orders for its standalone Leap Motion Controller gesture control computer accessory, on Thursday announced that the first fruits of its OEM partnership with PC-maker HP will hit shelves this Fall. The HP ENVY17 Leap Motion SE is the first ...

HP Just Unveiled a 21.5″ Android Tablet

HP Just Unveiled a 21.5″ Android Tablet

You've got an Android phone, an Android tablet, and maybe even an Android laptop, but be honest with yourself: your affection for Google's mobile operating system knows no bounds, and you won't rest until it's powering literally every computer you own. If this description fits you, HP's newly announced Slate 21 is for you. ...

HP, Google Team Up to Offer Small Businesses “IT in a Box”

HP, Google Team Up to Offer Small Businesses “IT in a Box”

Tech giants Hewlett-Packard and Google just announced a plan in which they will join forces under the banner of Google Apps. HP has become a Google Apps reseller and will package management tools with its PCs, printers and other IT gear. One extra thing that HP brings to the table is some management software that will ...