title: 2011: A Year in Review February / url: 2011-A-Year-in-Review-February

2011 Tech year in review: February

 

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Android Honeycomb is officially unveiled. Apple and News Corp announce The Daily, an iPad-only newspaper. This goes on to be a massive success, losing a mere $10 million in its first quarter

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Fresh from buying out Palm, HP launches the WebOS-running HP TouchPad tablet. This went on to enjoy a level of success comparable to The Daily, above

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Struggling Finnish Symbian pimp Nokia announces a partnership with Microsoft to produce Windows Phone 7 handsets. The first fruits of the union appear on November 16

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Mobile World Congress in Barcelona sees the arrival of the eventual T3 Gadget Award winning Samsung Galaxy SII and the long-awaited (yet not award-winning) “PlayStation phone”, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. LG announces the Optimus 3D while HTC gets into tablets with the Flyer