Mobile Really Is Beyond HP

Today brings the news that HP have signaled the end of Web OS devices, bringing to a conclusion the saga that started off as the Palm Pilot all those years ago. It shouldn't come as any great surprise to mobile industry watchers though, after all HP has a track record of not 'getting' mobile that stretches back as far as their involvement in mobile devices.

This isn't the first failure that HP has had, this is the company that took Compaq's all conquering iPaq line and buried it amongst the also-rans. Not forgetting its less than successful Jornada...