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Isis Web doesn't bring new WebKit to the TouchPad, but it's still better
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by Derek Kessler
Apr 25, 2013
Way back in February of 2012 - that's over a year ago - HP released to open source the new Isis browser built on the latest WebKit standards. They called it Isis. This Isis browser in built in...
Browser redirect for iPad agent
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by Adam Marks
Jan 28, 2013
This tip is only for the HP TouchPad When you are browsing the web--be it at a computer, mobile phone, tablet or whatever--certain websites will look at that device's "user agent" to...
Open zip file from email
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by Adam Marks
Jun 19, 2012
Archive Manager by pcworldSoftware was the first application in the app catalog that gave the regular webOS user the ability to create or extract archive files (e.g. zip, rar, tar, etc), while also...
The webOS Wish List: Browser CSS font support
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by Derek Kessler
Mar 28, 2012
As a website, on of our favorite advancements in web technology has been the adoption of server-stored CSS fonts. Here on webOS Nation, for example, we make liberal use of the ITC Lubalin Graph font...
Web dropdown menu
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by Adam Marks
Mar 19, 2012
If you are reading a website that you want to share with your friends, you have a few methods to accomplish this. The most obvious, though somewhat manual, way is to highlight the URL of the website...
WP Central
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 29, 2012
Part of the joy of apps is that they provide a customized experience for a specific service, quite often providing that service better on a smartphone or tablet than the website itself could. The...
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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...
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by Adam Marks
Sep 28, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher When you are filling out forms on the TouchPad, many fields will provide you with a dropdown of values to choose from...
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by Derek Kessler
Jul 23, 2011
A few days ago Esteban's home was broken into and his computer, television, and game console were stolen. Thankfully, nobody was home at the time and he had his TouchPad with him. Now, the...
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by Adam Marks
Jun 09, 2011
We first started hearing that webOS was going to get Adobe's Flash player in the web browser as early as late 2009, but that date kept slipping and most webOS users wondered if we would...