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WebOS Quick Install 4.5.0 goes open source
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by Derek Kessler
Mar 12, 2013
The founding utility of the webOS homebrew scene has gone open source. WebOS Quick Install was first released by Jason Robitaille back in 2009 and it has served as the backbone for homebrew app...
Oracle considered purchasing Palm or RIM to jump into the smartphone business
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by Derek Kessler
Apr 17, 2012
April 2010 brought the surprise announcement that HP was purchasing Palm for $1.2 billion. It wasn't a surprised that Palm was for sale or that they had found somebody to buy them up, the...
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by Jonathan I Ezor#IM
Dec 29, 2010
The worldwide homebrew community continues to push the edges of webOS. One Chinese developer, Chomper, has recently released early versions of two long-awaited additions to the platform: a Java...
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by Derek Kessler
Oct 06, 2010
If the question “What platform do you see yourself developing for in 12 months?” had been posed a few months ago, the responses for webOS would have plummeted through the floor. But with the...
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by Derek Kessler
Sep 01, 2010
If you happen to live in the Bay area (or are looking for an excuse to go there) and are interested in node.js Javascript development, then Palm is hoping to get you involved with webOS. You see...
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 17, 2010
Announced at MWC was yet another partnership between the world’s cellular carriers that will end up resulting in, well, very little. Networks around the world have banded together to create the...
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 15, 2010
It’s a question we’ve been pondering for a while, and with much more intensity in recent days: does Google care about Palm webOS? It is something we have to wonder about, with Google Maps on...
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by Derek Kessler
Jan 05, 2010
Over what the Palm Pre has right now, this sucker’s got a front-facing camera in addition to the one with flash on the back, dual SIM card slots, Java functions, a full QWERT keyboard, FM radio...
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by Derek Kessler
Dec 09, 2009
If you haven’t heard of it before, PhoneGap is an open-source development tool that uses web tools to build applications for a variety of platforms. The suite supports app building for iPhone,...