By Harry McCracken | Thursday, August 18, 2011 at 3:53 pm
This is My Next’s Josh Topolsky says that HP still has plans for WebOS. It’s just not the least bit clear what they are.
DeWitt said that there would be staff reductions, but told the team that the company needs people “that are serious about winning” and again reiterated HP’s commitment to developing webOS as a platform. Both DeWitt and Bradley were clear that the current business model of webOS wasn’t working primarily due to lackluster hardware, arguing that HP needed to stop “trying to force non-competitive products into the market.”