HP webOS Tablet Will Use a Digital Pen

More information is coming out about HP's webOS tablet. Yesterday we learned it may be called PalmPad, and today it seems that the tablet's screen will recognize a digital pen. That's added functionality, right there, and an important iPad differentiator.

The iPad is great at many things, but most of those involve content consumption. To dig into real content creation, as with the Wacom tablets, you need a stylus—something the iPad doesn't offer, but something Palm's intellectual property certainly encompasses. [Examiner]