Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) says it will temporarily resume manufacturing of its TouchPad tablet just...

|About: HP Inc. (HPQ)|By:, SA News Editor

Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) says it will temporarily resume manufacturing of its TouchPad tablet just 11 days after killing it. The resurrection follows a spike in demand after H-P, desperate to clear out unsold inventory, slashed the price from $399 to $99. But the decision to manufacture a second run is puzzling, since the basic TouchPad costs ~$306 to manufacture.