LAS VEGAS -- WebOS the smartphone platform is dead; long live LG's WebOS TV.
The operating system made its debut on the television as part of LG's line of smart TVs during the Consumer Electronics Show. Gone, however, are the cards and gesture controls, although the multitasking feature remains. Most importantly, LG will be keeping the WebOS name around and proudly touting it.
It's just the latest -- and hopefully last -- stop for the once beloved platform, which has suffered through a tortured history. For fans of WebOS, LG's move likely provides some element of … Read more