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TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 23, 2011
This tip is only for webOS phones running webOS 2.2 and higher While webOS has always allowed you to easily save photos that have been emailed to you, there was never a simple way to save an...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 22, 2011
While PalmOS would automatically add your contacts' birthdays to your calendar, webOS has yet to add that feature in. We have already shown you how you can get your Facebook birthdays or your...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 21, 2011
While the old PalmOS would automatically add your contacts' birthdays to your calendar, webOS has yet to add that feature in. We have already shown you how you can get your Facebook birthdays...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 20, 2011
While everyone looks forward to when then next over-the-air webOS version update is pushed out to your phones or TouchPads (or new webOS Doctors are available prior to the OTA update), one of...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 19, 2011
When you open up the stock web browser on your webOS phone or TouchPad (including some third-party browsers like Advanced Browser) there is no way to set a home page that should load up at...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 11, 2011
Using Google Calendar to manage all of your calendar events on your webOS device is a good idea since it provides a reliable cloud-based solution that can be easily viewed or updated on a wide...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 07, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher When you first turn on (or reboot) your TouchPad, you get a soft sound that plays over the speaker letting you know it's on. While it's not a...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 06, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.2 and higher If you are one of the lucky few webOS users to have both a Pre3 and a TouchPad (and have paired them together) and stream audio over...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 05, 2011
While you are not required to use a Google Calendar on your webOS device, many webOS users have found themselves managing their calendars with Google. It provides a reliable cloud-based...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 02, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.2 and higher On webOS 2.1 and earlier, when you added a device to your list of Bluetooth connections (whether it's a TouchPad, Bluetooth headphone or...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Dec 01, 2011
This tip is only for webOS phones running webOS 2.2 and higher In previous versions of webOS, you were able to add timed or hard pauses to your phone numbers by adding a "t" or "p" to the phone...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 30, 2011
This tip is only for webOS slider phones One bug that sometimes occurs with webOS slider phones is that you will go to press the power button on the phone and it will just turn on instead of...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 29, 2011
One of the benefits of Homebrew on your webOS device is to customize almost any image or icon on your phone, as long as you know where to look. You can change the boot logo, the padlock/lock...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 28, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.0 and higher When you visit a site that uses the Open Search protocol on its site, you will get a dashboard notification letting you add that site to...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 22, 2011
This tip is only for webOS devices running webOS 3.0 or higher Once you open an email for reading, the email automatically gets marked as read by the TouchPad email app, and if you have an...
Article
by Adam Marks
Nov 21, 2011
When Touchnote released their webOS app last April to send postcards right from their webOS phone, HP announced that it would be paying for the first 50,000 postcards sent with the app. Instead of...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 21, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher While webOS phones have an Option (Orange/Silver) key that give you the ability to tap on links, photos, email address or phone numbers...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 17, 2011
One feature of the PalmOS calendar that has been missing in webOS since Day 1 was the automatically show birthdays and anniversaries from your contacts in your calendar. While this feature is...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 16, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0.2 and higher In the original release of webOS 3.0.0 for the TouchPad you were only able to set your wallpaper background from within the Screen...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 15, 2011
This tip is only for webOS phones running webOS 1.x or 2.x Once you open an email for reading, the email automatically gets marked as read by the app, and if you have an exchange or IMAP type...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 11, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.x One of the nice upgrades to the App Launcher in webOS 2.0 was the official ability to add, remove and rearrange launcher pages, even if this also...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 10, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher Deleting a single Text/Instant Message or even an entire conversation in the Messaging app on the TouchPad is done in a very similar way...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 08, 2011
Did you know that you could change which applications get launched on your webOS phones or TouchPad, depending on the type of file or activity you are performing? We have a prior tip on...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 07, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher Ever since webOS 1.0.1, you were always able to close an application simply by swiping the card off the top of the screen while in card view...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 04, 2011
While many owners of the TouchPad have been long-time webOS phones owners, many are being introduced to the operating system in webOS 3.0. In the last two years since debuting with webOS 1.0.1...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 02, 2011
While most apps have an about page within the app that will give you the current installed version number of an app, it's not the most convenient method of determining Phones On webOS phones,...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Nov 02, 2011
This tip is for webOS phones only There is a nasty bug in webOS that allows you to minimize an app to card view but still remains as an fully interactive app. You can try to switch apps but this "...
Article
by Adam Marks
Oct 23, 2011
Just in time for Halloween, you can now carve a pumpkin on your TouchPad with Halloween Artist, by penduinbits. For just 99 cents, you have 4 different types of pumpkins to carve, with your finger...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Oct 23, 2011
This tip is only for Pre3 devices With the addition of an auto-focus camera on the Pre3 (finally!), you now have the ability to position the focus point for the camera instead of relying only on...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Oct 23, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0.4 and higher From webOS 1.0.1 through webOS 3.0.2, your only option when logging into or changing the status of your Messaging accounts was to show...