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Posts by Dieter Bohn

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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 23, 2011
Just because you can't buy the Sprint Pre anymore doesn't meant that Palm doesn't plan on bringing webOS 2.0 to the original webOS device. If you were concerned that Palm would skip over the "Pre...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 21, 2011
As a Palm fan, you may remember the Else from Emblaze, that handset with the lovely, futuristic User Interface built on top of - get this - Access Linux Platform, aka the OS that resulted from the...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 21, 2011
The Palm Pixi (aka the only webOS device you can reliably purchase on three carriers) isn't exactly a speed demon, so while Pre 2 overclocking is interesting, Pixi overclocking looks to be of a lot...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 20, 2011
HP is bringing on five new people to their board of directors, making the total number of execs on the board a somewhat unlucky thirteen. The headliner is former eBay CEO Meg Whitman, who's joined by...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 20, 2011
Sure, everybody who's interested in a webOS phone is probably waiting to see what HP and Palm have up their collective sleeve on February 9th, but theoretically there are still a few people around...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 20, 2011
  Dieter, Derek, and Keith discuss the tablet leaks and rumors. Download it directly with this link Subscribe via iTunes Subscribe directly to the Podcast feed with your favorite Podcatcher...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 20, 2011
Amidst the mysterious webOS 2.1 updates last night, another exciting development for those on the cutting edge came to light: an overclock for the Palm Pre 2, bringing it to a whopping 1.4GHz. The...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 19, 2011
After a couple random, strange reports on Twitter we have a random, strange thing to tell you: at least two tweeters report that they saw an update for webOS 2.1.0 available and went ahead and tried...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 19, 2011
Wondering what HP is going to call these tablets? Wondering what the plan is for the "Palm" brand going forward? Us too. While previously we'd had high hopes for "PalmPad" after HP filed for a...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 19, 2011
Engadget claims to have more details on the 9" Topaz webOS tablet and the 7" Opal webOS tablet. Let's see what the latest rumors are, eh? Rumored Hardware specs: Opal will measure 180 x 144 x 13 mm...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 18, 2011
Engadget's PalmPad leak has brought to light some tantalizing possibilities for the future of webOS that have us "thinking beyond." In addition to the new Just Search button in the gesture area that...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 18, 2011
There are a lot of Sprint users in webOS land and a lot of them are still holding on for HP and Palm to give them a new device that will let them stay on their favored network. That network is...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 17, 2011
We've seen HP CTO Phil McKinney bring out his flexible display prototype a few times now - hinting at a future where surfaces as disparate as your wrist and your wall will be festooned with the...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 16, 2011
If you were diligent enough to sit through the webOS carrier training site HP put together and we told you about on Friday, perhaps you caught this little nugget during the webOS 101 section - we...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 13, 2011
An email has just gone out to registered webOS developers inviting them to another event that follows HP and Palm's announcement at 10am on Feb 9th. Please join Jon Rubinstein and the HP webOS...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 13, 2011
If you haven't heard, Microsoft has filed a complaint against Apple's trademark on the term "App Store," The argument is that the term is too generic to be trademarked. Presumably, that trademark...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 13, 2011
Does the Verizon iPhone 4 make it more likely you'll switch?survey software
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 12, 2011
Sure, HP and Palm took a pass on CES 2011, but that was because they are having their own event on February 9th (and, by the way, we're not expecting them to be present at Sprint's Feb 7th event)....
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 11, 2011
We've been tracking the updates to Evernote for some time now and it looks as though the beta has graduated to the official version of Evernote in the App Catalog. The fine people behind the cloud-...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 11, 2011
Yes, folks, we need to chime in on the Verizon iPhone announcement today. In a habit we'd sort of hoped was in the past, but whether it's intentional design or mysterious coincidence, Palm will once...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 10, 2011
We don't quite know what to make of this, but a couple enterprising readers have discovered both an interesting product page on an interesting subdomain on verizonwireless.com. The product is listed...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 08, 2011
A YouTube video just came over the transom and squinting through the blurriness, we can tell it's definitely a Pre Plus running webOS 2.0. We're not seeing much that we haven't seen before, although...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 07, 2011
Our team recorded a late PalmCast last night and that's coming soon, but in the meantime the Smartphone Experts team at CES sat down last night with the guys from The Cell Phone Junkie for a...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 06, 2011
One of the little-noticed (and even less-developed-for) features in webOS 2.0 are Synergy Services, which allow any developer to plug into webOS' messaging, contacts, and calendar. We're assuming...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 05, 2011
Huzzah and hooray - tethering is now easy (well, easier) for webOS homebrew aficionados to install and use. Thanks to WebOS Internals (with a special shout out to PuffTheMagic), a lovely little app...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 03, 2011
Sure, we've seen the Verizon Pre 2 appear on Best Buy's internal systems, but there's nothing like a public-facing link at a store to get the bloog pumping. Enter Let's Talk's portal for WalMmart,...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 03, 2011
PoderPDA has the head-tiltingly exciting video above of webOS 2.0 running on a Palm Pre from the Telcel network in Mexico. Those phones have been languishing on webOS 1.4, meaning they haven't...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 03, 2011
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 01, 2011
Test your skills in this funny and addictive arcade game. Help Mr. Pig survive the flying lesson, avoid oblivious aliens, stingy bees and other obstacles, collect gold coins and keep good health by...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 01, 2011
As this is a beta version of the app, I would appreciate it if you would send feedback on it to bem@jones-bey.org (or @bemjb on twitter), so that I can incorporate the feedback into future versions....