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dg quick cut
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by Adam Marks
Oct 26, 2012
Setting up your Application Launcher on a webOS devices takes a lot of thought, having to determine how many launcher pages you want, how to arrange your icons, which icons you want to put on your...
Email Reply To Prefs
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by Adam Marks
Oct 24, 2012
Although you can add up to 16 different email accounts to the webOS Email app and easily switch between them, there are times where you may want someone to reply to a different email address than the...
Google Maps Street
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by Adam Marks
Oct 22, 2012
At webOS Nation we are big fans of the homebrew Google Maps app. It brings many needed features that were absent from the official old-and-defunct Google Maps or the new Bing Maps in an easy to use...
Export contacts
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by Adam Marks
Oct 17, 2012
This tip is currently only for devices running webOS 2.2.4 You always want to make sure that you have a backup of your critical data that you keep on your smartphone, and your contact list should be...
WP Central
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by Adam Marks
Oct 15, 2012
If your webOS smartphone is active on a cellular account, you probably have your Date and Time setting to automatically pull from the network connection for the time and time zone. However, if you...
Export Messages
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by Adam Marks
Oct 12, 2012
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.0 and higher While the ability to save your text messages and instant messages as a text file was available in webOS 1.x by using the homebrew Save/...
Google Maps follow mode
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by Adam Marks
Oct 10, 2012
The Google Maps homebrew app, as we recently tipped, is a significant enhancement to the mapping experience on webOS as compared to either the original Google Maps app or the current Bing maps....
GuttenPodder
Article
by Adam Marks
Oct 08, 2012
First there came prePod, an amazing Hombrew podcast app by DrNull with features that rivaled any podcatcher on any other mobile platform. Then prePod was renamed to drPodder and graduated into the...
Sports Live
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by Adam Marks
Oct 05, 2012
If you are a sports fan and own a webOS phone, there is a good chance that you own Sports Live! by More Solutions, or one of the individual sport-specific apps like Baseball Live! or Football...
Application database almost full
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by Adam Marks
Oct 03, 2012
This tip should work on any devices running webOS 2.0 and higher If you have been a victim of the "Application database is full" error on your webOS device, you know what a devastating...
Google Maps views
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by Adam Marks
Oct 01, 2012
Although webOS has officially abandoned Google Maps in favor of Bing maps, the homebrew developer Jan Herman (72ka) has been actively working on a homebrew Google Maps app that not only surpasses the...
No battery icon
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by Adam Marks
Sep 28, 2012
You grab your TouchPad, press the power button, and nothing happens. It appears to be completely dead. You assume that maybe it's just a dead battery and place it on a Touchstone or plug it in,...
Touchpad Browser Print
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by Adam Marks
Sep 26, 2012
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher As our previous tip pointed out, the TouchPad is able to print to any modern HP printer connected to the same network, but what happens if...
TouchPad Browser Print
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by Adam Marks
Sep 24, 2012
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher If you have a TouchPad and an HP wireless or wired printer connected to the same network, you can very easily print emails, pictures,...
File Explorer root plugin
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by Adam Marks
Sep 21, 2012
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher Although there are now a few quality file manager apps available for your webOS device, only Internalz Pro by Jason Robitaille has allowed...
Autostart Exhibition
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by Adam Marks
Sep 14, 2012
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.1 and higher Exhibition mode was a feature added to webOS 2.1 (and continued into webOS 3.0) that automatically launches when you place your device on a...
Pre3 playing podFrenzy
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by Adam Marks
Sep 10, 2012
One of the benefits of having a physical keyboard on your webOS smartphones is the ability to have keyboard shortcuts that are always available to you. While these shortcuts can include things like...
Bluetooth keyboard
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by Adam Marks
Sep 07, 2012
Although webOS first gained the ability to pair and use a Bluetooth keyboard back in webOS 2.0, it seems like it became a much more prevalent accessory with the release of the TouchPad and the...
File Explorer
Article
by Adam Marks
Sep 05, 2012
If you need a file manager app for your webOS smartphone or TouchPad, there are only a few quality choices from you to pick from. With the latest crop of apps that have just been released to the...
Touch to Share
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by Adam Marks
Sep 05, 2012
Touch-to-share was a grand concept introduced with the TouchPad, Pre3 and Veer to be able to share data between two devices by simply tapping them together. Unfortunately, the initial implementation...
WP Central
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by Adam Marks
Aug 31, 2012
SynergGV 2, by Eric Blade, allows you to send and receive Google Voice messages directly in the stock Messaging app on your TouchPad (or webOS phone, if you are homebrew savvy), but has a pretty big...
HP gavel
Article
by Adam Marks
Aug 30, 2012
November 2009. The original Pre and Pixi were the only webOS devices on the market, with Sprint still the exclusive carrier in the US. webOS 1.3.1 was just released and there were under 500 apps in...
SynerGV 2 on phones
Article
by Adam Marks
Aug 29, 2012
Touchpad owners who use Google Voice received a treat last month when SynerGV 2 was released into the App Catalog with synergy integration of Google Voice messaging and voicemail transcription...
Music Player Remix add to
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by Adam Marks
Aug 29, 2012
Music Player (Remix), by Hedami Software, is a significant upgrade over the stock music play for either webOS phones or the TouchPad. While the TouchPad player has some additional features, such as...
Steps to reclaim your rightful Google search results page
Article
by Adam Marks
Aug 27, 2012
You may have noticed recently that performing a Google search on your webOS phone has looks a bit different than it has for the last three years. Instead of the typical smartphone-optimized page of...
TapNote dropbox sync
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by Adam Marks
Aug 24, 2012
There are quite a few options for you to view or edit text documents on your webOS devices, but very few of them office a single app that works across all of your webOS devices and offers a cloud...
TouchPad App Launcher More Icons
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by Adam Marks
Aug 22, 2012
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0.5 and higher Each of the three major versions of webOS has had its own unique version of the app launcher, with features being both added and removed in...
Preware Blacklist
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by Adam Marks
Aug 20, 2012
On this third birthday of WebOS Internals' homebrew app Preware, we found it fitting that we give you a Preware-related tip today. Preware is a amazing app that will allow you to search for and...
Backup app
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by Adam Marks
Aug 17, 2012
Ensuring that your phone or TouchPad's data is backed up to the webOS servers is important to ensure that you will be able to recover in case you lose your device, it gets damaged, or you just...
Archive Mangaer
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by Adam Marks
Aug 15, 2012
While we have had file manager apps on webOS phones for a while since the release of the amazing Internalz / InternalzPro, one limitation of that app was that you could only act on one file at a time...