Gotta say the week started a bit slow, until Engadget broke the news, suggesting the iPhone 5 launch event will be held October 4th, then Facebook F8 which unveiled a new timeline but no big news in the mobile scene and ended with HP bringing eBay’s Meg Whitman as CEO.

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Busy week – started with the huge news of Google signing a $12.5 billion cheque for Motorola Mobility to strengthen its Android position (adding 17,000 patents to its portfolio in the process) and ending with the news of HP killing its mobile webOS platform – a mere 16 months after buying Palm – and looking to sell its PC business (which accounts for ~30% of the company’s revenues).

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