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Originally Posted by losttsol View Post
From HP site:



No HP. This is confirmation that people found out Android could be put on your $99 tablet.
Actually, most people who have one now are finding that WebOS is a great operating system, the biggest problem with the touchpad was it tried to compete toe to toe with the ipad, when everyone is so apple-crazy they cant see merit in any other device

i know i like WebOS and will only be using android if i can get a dual boot of 3.2 ICS

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Originally Posted by Cesaro Summability View Post
I'm really getting annoyed with HP constantly holding money once a week for 5 days. Anyone else?

I actually bounced my rent cause of this(opted out of overdraft) not realizing they were going to be doing this EVERY WEEK.

My landlord was cool, and let me give them a money order with no late charges. But it was a headache.

They did it this week too, held funds on Friday, released them Wednesday Morning.
maybe you shouldnt be buying a touchpad PERIOD if you cant afford your rent, and if $100 effects your finances that badly, you need to re-think what your doing in life



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Originally Posted by Name Change View Post
I know for me and couple people I know could careless if droid ever gets ported on the TP.. I really enjoy webOS

Amen, although i wouldnt mind a dual boot for apps

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Originally Posted by Kieran View Post
I'm still deciding whether to get one. Once android is finished for the touchpad i see it being a awesome android tablet. So it's a choice between PC upgrades or a touchpad.
its an awesome tablet as it is, other than the lack of app volume like android has, it works great, has flash, etc, so whats the big deal?
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post #2152 of 2164
Ordered one about a week ago on Tiger when they had them in stock for a whole 20 seconds. Called after the order went through and all the agents I spoke with told me it was on "back order" till a unknown time.
Got an email today from TD saying it shipped on the 16th, and according to the tracking should be here today.
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I work for HP Jamaica and we got 40 units last week. Took 2 units (one for the wife) and been playing with it ever since and I have to say its really nice..once tweaked and overclocked. Using uberkernel at 1.5Ghz and its very smooth.

The only thing im wishing for right now is a better pdf viewer, the preloaded one makes the text blurry.
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By the way, if you're an HP employee they have new TouchPads in stock for you, but only on the 28th and one per person.
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... still waiting for somebody to have it in stock. Should've bought one during the huge sales in August
I wish I had bought 3 instead of 2. I had called my sister and asked if she wanted one and she said no. A week later she tells me she didn't know they were only $99 and now she wants one.
 
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I work for HP Jamaica and we got 40 units last week. Took 2 units (one for the wife) and been playing with it ever since and I have to say its really nice..once tweaked and overclocked. Using uberkernel at 1.5Ghz and its very smooth.

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Sometimes it hangs while loading pages. Give it time or scroll to a different page and go back.
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Sometimes it hangs while loading pages. Give it time or scroll to a different page and go back.
its one minor thing i have notice too, usually when loading multiple pages, you have to let them load fully, if you get 2-3 in que loading it will make the other cards fail to render fully

im also at 1.8ghz and its alot faster in all aspects
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ahh still waiting for anywhere to get some stock, and not sell out within 2 minutes zz
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maybe you shouldnt be buying a touchpad PERIOD if you cant afford your rent, and if $100 effects your finances that badly, you need to re-think what your doing in life
lol financial advice on OCN. we have experts in all fields here
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Got a call last night from a HP "admin". Gave me a tracking number.
I check the tracking number this morning. They Next Day Aired me a replacement TouchPad.
Should have it when I get home. Spot on CS.
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