Palm Foleo to be revived as WebOS netbook?

May 2, 2009 at 10:49 am

Palm FoleoWe recently discussed how Palm’s WebOS operating system could be perfectly suited to netbooks. Well it seems that Palm may be sharing that opinion according to an analyst from Global Equities Research, who says that it is poised to introduce a netbook of its own.

The device would be based on the Foleo and will reportedly run its WebOS operating software. Palm’s Foleo device was originally announced in May 2007, before the netbook revolution started. It was a subnotebook device running on Linux intended as a companion device for PalmOS and Windows Mobile smartphones. Palm cancelled the Foleo in September 2007. Read more