Originally Posted by OKCrew
HP is not doing this because of lack of Drive Extender or other features or lack thereof in Vail. They are hitching their horses to their WebOS purchase. That is why we lost Windows 7 HP slate as well.
Strange thought, since there isn't anything in WebOS that files this niche, uless you are just thinking they are re-aligning priorities.
The Windows 7 HP Slate isn't quite dead BTW. Get your credit card out. HP Slate 500 Tablet PC overview - HP Small & Medium Business products
And orders are being filled, though slowly. The scuttlebutt was it was shifted to the small business group, they planned a run of 5000, and got orders for 9000 when it went on-line. Maybe they will figure out there is a demand.