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by Adam Marks
Jun 14, 2013
If you create or edit documents with your webOS devices, you have a few third party applications available to you over and above the stock Memos app. One of these options is TapNote by One Crayon...
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by Adam Marks
Jun 05, 2013
The email app on your webOS smartphone does not offer you a lot of options on how to customize it to your liking, with your only options available are to set your notification sound, set an email...
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by Adam Marks
May 06, 2013
When the physical button on the original Palm Pre was replaced with a virtual capacitive button on the Pre Plus, there was more than just a change to the physical appearance of webOS phones. While...
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by Adam Marks
May 03, 2013
The Phone app in webOS maintains your complete history of every phone call that was ever placed, received or missed since you activated the device. If you are on a webOS 2.1 or higher, this data is...
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by Adam Marks
Apr 24, 2013
This week for your friendly neighborhood tipster started off with old email messages being continually syned to my device due to an odd issue involving email retention time frames and has continued...
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by Adam Marks
Apr 22, 2013
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.x or higher Instead of a fixed number of email messages to load into the Email app, webOS allows you to define a retention timeframe, so you can bring it...
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by Adam Marks
Apr 19, 2013
If you want to do any sort of file management on your webOS device, you will need to connect your device to a computer and access the USB drive mode, or you can use use a good File Manager app. There...
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by Adam Marks
Apr 15, 2013
The Calendar app in webOS has some great features and Synergy in webOS makes consolidating calendars from multiple sources extremely easy, but anyone who remembers how the calendar worked from the...
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by Adam Marks
Apr 12, 2013
If you need to set an alarm on your smartphone, there are quite a few ways to accomplish this task.  You can create a calendar entry at the time you need the alarm to go off, you can use third...
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by Adam Marks
Apr 10, 2013
Over the last few years as smartphone adoption as grown, so has the proliferation of QR codes, those square pictures that kind of look like a barcode but are a lot more complex. These codes allow...
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by Adam Marks
Apr 05, 2013
If you need to set an alarm on your smartphone, there are quite a few ways to accomplish this task.  You can create a calendar entry at the time you need the alarm to go off, you can use third...
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by Adam Marks
Apr 03, 2013
If you are a Star Trek fan and have ever owned a webOS phone with a slide out keyboard, chances are that you have been reminded of the old school communicators from the original Star Trek series...
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by Adam Marks
Apr 01, 2013
All webOS smartphones are, at their core, a phone. So it's only fitting that you know how to answer a phone call when one is received or you will be unable to utilize one of the most basic...
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by Adam Marks
Mar 29, 2013
This tip is only for HP TouchPads running webOS 3.0.5 and LunaCE 4.9.5 or higher Ever since the original Palm Pre was released running webOS 1.0.1, any time you tapped on the screen of a webOS device...
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by Adam Marks
Mar 27, 2013
This tip is only for webOS phones running webOS 2.1 and higher Whenever you tap a phone number within webOS, be it from a contact record, a missed call notification or the call log, the phone app...
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by Adam Marks
Mar 25, 2013
This tip is only for the HP TouchPad running webOS 3.0 or higher The Messaging app on the HP TouchPad allows you to consolidate all your instant messaging needs into a single app, even including text...
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by Adam Marks
Mar 18, 2013
This tip is only for HP TouchPads running webOS 3.0.5 and LunaCE 4.9.5 or higher Using cards in webOS has always been a great way to multitask on a mobile operating system and works just as well on...
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by Adam Marks
Mar 15, 2013
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.0 and higher If you create or edit documents with your webOS devices, you have a few third party applications available to you over and above the stock...
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by Adam Marks
Mar 13, 2013
This tip is only for HP TouchPads running webOS 3.0.5 While dashboard notifications have always been a hallmark feature of webOS, the ability to stack notifications in webOS 3.0 on the TouchPad was a...
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by Adam Marks
Mar 11, 2013
This tip is only for the HP TouchPad When Exhibition mode was introduced with webOS 2.1, it gave developers the ability to create whole apps or just a subset of features without the typical concerns...
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by Adam Marks
Mar 08, 2013
You always want to make sure that you have a backup of your critical data that you keep on your smartphone or tablet, and your contact list should be towards the top of your priority list when to...
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by Adam Marks
Mar 06, 2013
UberCalendar is an extremely powerful patch in Preware for both webOS phones and the TouchPad that will greatly enhance the capabilities of stock calendar app. Among those enhancements is the ability...
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by Adam Marks
Feb 25, 2013
This tip is only for HP TouchPads running webOS 3.0.5 and LunaCE 4.9.5 or higher While accessing Just Type to perform a search on your TouchPad is never more than a swipe and a tap away (by swiping...
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by Adam Marks
Feb 22, 2013
While email on webOS has been known to have its share of issues, from the annoying Yahoo Error 1299 or a disruptive message that prevents your email from syncing any more messages, webOS 2.2.4 on...
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by Adam Marks
Feb 18, 2013
This tip is only for HP TouchPads running webOS 3.0.5 and LunaCE 4.9.5 or higher LunaCE (pronounced "lunacy"), the homebrew update for the TouchPad by WebOS Ports is based off the Open...
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by Adam Marks
Feb 13, 2013
This tip is only for HP TouchPads running webOS 3.0.5 and LunaCE 4.9.5 or higher Although the size of the screen on the TouchPad is much larger than that of any webOS phone, the size of the apps that...
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by Adam Marks
Feb 11, 2013
iCalImporter, by MetaViewSoft, is a nifty little application that will allow you to import iCalendar data files directly to your calendar on your webOS Device. iCalImporter supports .ical, .icalendar...
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by Adam Marks
Feb 08, 2013
This tip is only for HP TouchPads running webOS 3.0.5 and LunaCE 4.9.5 or higher While the card and stack method of multitasking in webOS will allow you to see many of your open applications at...
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by Adam Marks
Feb 04, 2013
This tip is only for webOS phones only If you receive and delete a lot of email, chances are that you are pretty familiar with the process of receiving a new email notification in your dashboard,...
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by Adam Marks
Feb 01, 2013
This tip is only for HP TouchPads running webOS 3.0.5 and LunaCE 4.9.5 or higher One of the defining features of webOS has always been the gestures that you can use to navigate around the OS. While...