engine - 12:25 pm on Dec 12, 2011 (gmt 0)
HP's WebOS Released As Open Source [bbc.co.uk]
The code behind the mobile operating system, WebOS, is being released to open source software developers by Hewlett Packard.
The firm said it would continue investing in the project to help third parties add enhancements.
"By contributing this innovation, HP unleashes the creativity of the open source community to advance a new generation of applications and devices," said the firm's president and chief executive, Meg Whitman.