Tag: HP TouchPad

Repeat after me: HP Touchpad, Jelly Bean

Ask my wife what she thinks about her HP Touchpad, she will tell you that it is the best tablet she has ever owned--the best thing about it is that I only got it for $150 (32GB) and it is running Ice Cream Sandwich. To make things even better, the HP slate has received one of its earliest Jelly Bean builds thanks ...

Netlfix now working with CyanogenMod 9 Alpha 2 for the HP TouchPad

Right after HP released the Android kernel source code for the TouchPad tablet, the folks at CyanogenMod were able to get hardware acceleration going for the tablet. A day later, they released CM9 alpha 2 which enabled Netflix streaming on the TouchPad. With WiFi, audio, video and the Android Market working, ...

HP releases Android kernel source for the TouchPad to CyanogenMod

Say what you want to say about HP but their latest decision to hand out the Android kernel source for the TouchPad to the team working on CyanogenMod 9 is just awesome! While the current CM builds are still in alpha stages, having this source code would definitely help move things faster and bring a more stable ...

Last Call for the $100 HP TouchPad tablet coming on December 11?

Have you been wanting to get an HP TouchPad for a while and missed out on the sale where folks were able to grab the it for as low as $100? Here is how you can score one: HP has sent an email to their employees to inform them of their upcoming "Fire Sale" which will take place at their eBay store, yes, eBay. So I ...

Alpha 2 of CyanogenMod 7 for the HP Touchpad is now available

The second alpha release of CyanogenMod 7 for the HP Touchpad is now available for download. This comes less than a week after the initial alpha release was made available for the public to download. Here is a list of the issues that have been resolved in this second alpha release: Plugging headphones in ...

CyanogenMod 7 Alpha now available for the HP Touchpad

If you've been waiting to be able to run Android on your HP Touchpad, we have some good news for you. The CyanogenMod team have released an Alpha version of CyanogenMod 7.1.0 for the HP Touchpad. Before you get all excited, remember that this is an Alpha, and that there are still many things that need to be ...

CyanogenMod team makes more progress on the HP TouchPad

The CyanogenMod team working on porting Android to the HP Touchpad has made some more progress, and it's looking really good. The last time we posted a video of CyanogenMod running on the TouchPad, there were issues with the touchscreen, specifically that it didn't work. Well, that is not the case anymore ...

TouchDroid team gets touchscreen to work on HP TouchPad running Android 2.3.5

More progress on the project to port Android to the HP Touchpad has been made today, this time from the folks running the TouchDroid project. As you recall from last week, the TouchDroid team were able to get the HP TouchPad to dual-boot Android and WebOS (the CyanogenMod team were also able to get Android to boot ...

HP Touchpad dual-boots Android 2.3.5 and WebOS

The project to put Android on the HP Touchpad is picking up. Just a few days after the Cyanogenmod team were able to successfully boot CM7, the team who originally started the project to port Android to the TouchPad, Team TouchDroid, have also been able to boot Android on the TouchPad. Although both teams have ...

CyanogenMod team gets CyanogenMod 7 to run on the HP Touchpad

Great news for all the people who bought HP Touchpads with hopes of having Android run on it in the future. It looks like the CyanogenMod team have been able to boot CM7 on the HP Touchpad as of Friday, August 26. The video below, which was released on Friday, clearly shows CM7 booting on the HP Touchpad. The ...

Best Buy expecting more HP Touchpad shipments

If you are still in the market for the HP Touchpad and haven't had a chance to grab one while there were available, we have just learned that Best Buy stores all over the country are getting shipments of the bargain tablet. Best Buy employees aren't even aware when the Touchpad shipments arrive and they're ...

HP Touchpad Android 2.21 system dump available

The HP Touchpad has been in the news since HP announced the drastic price drop last week. The Android community has been been eyeing this $99 dual-core tablet since then and an Android OS port has been in the talks for almost a week with some developers announcing their plans to do it. We first met ...

HP Touchpad running on Android is up for grabs for the highest bidder on eBay

With the HP Touchpad sold out everywhere, everyone has been wondering if this Webos-powered tablet can run on Android OS. A team of Android developers took on the task to install Android on the Touchpad and call their project "TouchDroid."While they're working hard to accomplish this hard task, some lucky YouTube ...

HP Touchpad tablet running on Android 2.2.1 says Hi to Mr. Blurrycam, again

This video comes to us from the same folks who mysteriously received an HP Touchpad running on Android and this time it brings a little more details about the firmware version as well as the serial number. The tablet in the video SN is 5CL1180AQY while mine starts with the letter HTSNH-xxxx. So if you have a ...

$2150 bounty for Android port to HP Touchpad (Updated)

As you guys all know by now, the HP Touchpad is the hottest selling gadget right now and almost everyone wants to get their hands on it because of how good of a bargain it is. We have talked about the Touchdroid team who is hard at work to port Android to the HP tablet. There is also a video of an actual Touchpad ...

Video: Is that Android 2.2 running on the HP TouchPad?

The news of the week is that HP are getting rid of their Touchpad inventory. They're trying to get rid of it so much that they've discounted the 16GB model to $99 from $399 and the 32GB model to $150 from $499. As expected, these things are flying off the shelves. While many are buying the tablet because of WebOS, ...

Project to port Android to the HP Touchpad underway

First of all, I would like to say RIP, WebOS. You had no chance. If you haven't heard by now, HP has decided to kill off their WebOS hardware business, meaning that they will discontinue the Touchpad Tablet and the Palm Pre and Pixie phones. But this post isn't about that. For more information about the death of ...

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