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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 12, 2009
The slew of enhancements coming our way from Google in the past week or so have been rather staggering.  First, we found the Maps application for webOS was quietly enhanced to include transit and...
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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 10, 2009
Golly, we've been spoiled with apps this week. First with a slew of apps on Monday, and now with a few today. Here's whats new as of this writing, we may see more to roll in throughout the day:...
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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 10, 2009
J.D. Power and Associates has recently published a study examining the overall satisfaction among smartphone owners, and the results are interesting: Satisfaction among consumer smartphone owners...
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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 09, 2009
Members in our forums are reporting improvements in battery life since updating to webOS 1.2, to the extent that some are even going from a nearly dead battery after a full day of use on webOS 1....
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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 09, 2009
Quirksmode measured the CSS and JavaScript compatibility of 19 different WebKit based browsers.  The conclusion?  All 10 mobile WebKits the study's author has identified are subtly or wildly...
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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 07, 2009
[ youtube link ] It looks like Google's AdSense has been updated to be able to take full advantage of mobile devices that can render full HTML, such as the Pre, by being able to serve text and...
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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 07, 2009
While we've known for awhile that Movistar would be the exclusive carrier offering the Pre, it looks like we've finally gotten a solid release date for Spain: October 14th. According to Spanish...
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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 06, 2009
  The Pre has made its way into PopularMechanic's "10 Most Brilliant Products of 2009", being grouped with some rather innovative products like Nikon's camera and pico projector combination and an...
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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 06, 2009
Looks like there's a GSM version of the Palm Pixi floating around in Vietnam, as pictured at tinhte.  The phone in question is sporting a somewhat disconcerting 4GB of memory (which is half of...
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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 06, 2009
Canadian Pre owners rejoice:  webOS 1.2.1 is now available to you for download. Get your Exchange 2007 issues fixed if you were having them, and get your iTunes sync on once more. If you need a...
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by Robert Werlinger
Oct 02, 2009
 If you recall, Sprint and Palm were going to hold launch parties back in June to celebrate the launch of the Pre. It looks like O2 in Germany, the exclusive carrier for the Pre, will be...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 30, 2009
It looks like webOS is making some marked gains into the mobile Web -- going from 0% to 4% in just under 5 months, which is substantial when considering Android  grew roughly the same amount over...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 30, 2009
  According to the NY Times, mSpot has announced that they will be offering movie rentals at $4.99 a pop. Rentals from mSpot can be watched from 24 hours to 5 days after being delivered. It looks...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 25, 2009
File under "Coup:" Today Palm announced the addition of Ben Galbraith and Dion Almaer to head their developer relations team. Why is this a big deal? Consider: the Palm webOS' core is HTML, AJAX...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 25, 2009
After Palm announced the price of their new public stock offering, $16.25 per share, it looks like Elevation Partners and its directors have been busy buying it up, thestockmasters.com notes...