"The whittling away of HP’s webOS team continues as Google has hired away the team leading the Enyo HTML 5 development project, sources say.Google Hires Away HP’s WebOS Enyo Team - Ina Fried - News - AllThingsD
Approximately a half dozen people–the core of what remained of the Enyo engineering team–have been hired by Google and will start at the company next month. Enyo is the HTML5 app-creation framework that HP is in the process of turning into an open-source project."
Friday, May 25, 2012
Google Hires Away HP’s WebOS Enyo Team - Ina Fried - News - AllThingsD
Perhaps they were able to score an HP severance package while en route to the Googleplex