Fulfilling Open Source Promise – HP Is Hiring 50+ Developers For WebOS

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http://techcrunch.com – HP is hiring 50 developers for the WebOS platform, marking a new turn for the company’s troubled mobile market play. The news comes as HP continues its effort to make WebOS a secure, open platform. First spotted by The Powerbase, the job openings are in Shanghai and Sunnyvale. All are high-paying engineering positions. Here’s a sample of the job openings: It’s a good sign that HP is committing to make WebOS secure and open-source. It shows the company sees something that can come of an effort that has had its fair share of failures and lost opportunities. But what will HP do (IT news)