Like I couldn’t see this coming.
The PC and printer division is incompatible with the Cloud Vision of Coporate-focused HP.
Ever since they stabbed webOS in the back and dumped it, this was the endgame for everything made for regular people.
They’re not going to have any good luck with the “consumer” spin-off unless they dump the HP name. It’s become poison. With their new low-end tablet focus, they’ve become an embarrassment to the once-prestigious HP name that created things such as the iPaq Pocket PC.
Same-day update: Hewlett-Packard Plans to Break in Two [WSJ paywall]