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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 30, 2011
HP has unveiled an all-new developer portal for webOS, which you can find at developer.hpwebos.com. HP wants to push the story that webOS isn't just about phones anymore, it's also about Tablets and...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 30, 2011
HP just announced that they are releasing the webOS 3.0 Beta (with Enyo support, natch) today at the webOS CONNECT event in London. Presumably the SDK is only available to Early Access developers,...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 25, 2011
While discussing music services for webOS with Joshua Topolsky on the Engadget Show, John Rubinstein promised that there will be a "very easy" way to sync iTunes over to the TouchPad. Presumably...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 25, 2011
Don't think the tiny little Veer is going to be phone enough for you? It's phone enough for Palm GBU vice president Jon Rubinstein. He just pulled it out of his pocket at the Engadget Show and said...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 23, 2011
HP has uploaded a set of videos featuing SkyTV's Mark Bunting reviewing some of their current and future products, to wit: the Veer, Pre 2, webOS 2, and the Touchstone. You can find them all at the...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 21, 2011
Would you like Bing Maps on webOS?customer surveys
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 21, 2011
Pretty much everybody familiar with webOS knows that Google Maps is in dire, dire need up an update. The UI feels glommed-on, the feature-set is woefully behind other platforms, and the various...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 20, 2011
Color us intrigued: palmpre-france was digging around inside webOS 2.1 with Internalz and discovered a new app: com.palm.app.ftp. For those not familiar with webOS naming conventions, that tells us...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 18, 2011
HP just let us know that they've finally lifted the Non-Disclosure Agreement from the webOS 2.1 SDK and made it available for anyone and everyone to download. It will allow developers to dig into...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 18, 2011
A new browser has hit the webOS App Catalog: Complete Browser. It brings several features that power-browsers have long wanted to the platform, including tabbed browsing, anonymous browsing, and...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 17, 2011
HP has posted a brief interview with SVP and GM of HP Personal Systems Group, Stephen DeWitt. In it, DeWitt touts the "pervasive" concept of webOS. HP sees every device from your alarm clock to your...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 17, 2011
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 16, 2011
Looks like HP is planning on the latter part of the promised Spring release for the Veer - in Germany anyway. @o2inside, a Twitter account from O2 Germany's press office, just sent out this missive...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 16, 2011
We are still expecting to see the HP Veer arrive sometime this Spring and the Pre 3 in Summer. We have a sign this morning that these launches may be well on track: HP is expanding a beta test...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 15, 2011
After all the O2 Pre and Pre Plus devices got a computer-based update to webOS 2.1, it's been a little quiet in webOS-Doctor land. Enter SFR, which has apparently graced the update with their...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 15, 2011
Want to know what the TouchPad is up against? Look no further than two comprehensive reviews of competing tablet products posted by our friends at Android Central and TiPb: iPad 2 Review Motorola...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 15, 2011
We thought we had spotted this during the HP Summit webcast, but couldn't quite be sure. Fortunately, eagle-eyed PreCentral forum members have our back: HP's promotional video this afternoon...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 14, 2011
HP CEO Leo Apotheker just answered at question at the HP Summit and happened to mention a couple tidbits: The TouchPad will launch in June HP will deliver a beta of webOS running on Windows "on a...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 14, 2011
Perhaps the implications of webOS getting included on every single HP PC in 2012 and beyond didn't quite hit you, so we'll let HP's CEO Leo Apotheker give you a number, just dropped at the HP Summit...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 14, 2011
We're watching the livestream of the HP keynote and Q&A wherein CEO Leo Apotheker is laying out his vision for the future of HP, including webOS. So far it's general stuff - a shout-out of the "...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 03, 2011
If you made a venn diagram of Sprint users and webOS lovers, a significant portion of PreCentral members would fall in the intersection of the two. So the lack of a newer Palm Pre - either the Plus...
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by Dieter Bohn
Mar 02, 2011
Well, as expected Apple has not only announced by will release the iPad 2 well before the TouchPad hits the market. Sure, it's difficult for HP to compete with unannounced products, but it's...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 28, 2011
Back at Mobile World Congress we had an opportunity to sit down with Richard Kerris, the new VP of Worldwide Developer Relations for the Palm Global Business Unit. He has some pretty big shoes to...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 25, 2011
We've been laying on the warnings pretty thick ever since it became possible to hack together a working webOS 2.1 ROM for "legacy" devices like the Sprint Pre, Verizon Pre Plus, and the like. Those...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 24, 2011
While the US version of the Veer has already arrived in the FCC's database, you didn't really think that HP would let their worldwide reach go to waste by ignoring Europe, did you? Enter the P160UEU...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 24, 2011
Wondering when the HP ad blitz for the next webOS products will start? Us too, but apparently the product placement blitz is in full effect. It's no surprise that it's coming first in Dr. Dre's new...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 24, 2011
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 24, 2011
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 24, 2011
Engadget's Joshua Topolsky made another appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night, where he was able to give the briefest of demos of the upcoming Pre 3, Veer, and TouchPad. Tap-to-Share...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 23, 2011
An anonymous source has sent in some information related to HP's upcoming push in the enterprise space - a push that will happen both directly and through their channel partners. In an email to...