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What's missing from Open webOS 1.0: Nothing that can't be fixed
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by Derek Kessler
Sep 28, 2012
So Open webOS 1.0 is finally upon us. It's a complete operating system, in the sense that you can boot it and use it, but it's missing some things and could stand to be improved in some ways...
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by Derek Kessler
Dec 06, 2011
It hasn’t even been two months since webOS 3.0.4 was released, bringing bug fixes, massive speed improvements, and a new camera app to the TouchPad mix. Now we’re hearing that webOS 3.0.5 is right...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Aug 22, 2011
Many PDK apps that are available for the TouchPad, specifically those 3-D games, require a lot of memory to run. Unfortunately, there seems to be a bug in webOS 3.0.2 that often force-closes...
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by Derek Kessler
Jun 02, 2011
It was just last week that we managed to get a look at what old Mojo-based webOS apps would look like on the TouchPad, and they look like an emulated phone with a virtual gesture area, running...
REVIEW
by Derek Kessler
Apr 05, 2011
If it seems like a good many of the PDK games in the App Catalog are ports from iOS, well, that is the truth. The Plug-in Development Kit was designed to make it easy for developers to build C/C++...
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by Derek Kessler
Apr 02, 2011
Ari Jaaksi left Nokia to take charge of HP’s webOS development, and there’s been a low rumble of speculation that his MeeGo-soaked Nokia roots might result in support for Qt. If you might recall, Qt...
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by Derek Kessler
Mar 25, 2011
You may have seen that HP SVP Jon Rubinstein was on The Engadget Show, chatting up all things webOS. After talking about the Veer, Pre 3, and the TouchPad, and dropping that iTunes sync will somehow...
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by Derek Kessler
Dec 31, 2010
2010 was quite the year for the Palm faithful. Things may not have gone the way we’d hoped at the start of the year, but by and large it was an interesting ride. A lot happened in the past year, and...
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by Derek Kessler
Oct 29, 2010
Palm's PDK Hot Apps competition came to a close a few weeks ago, but it took Palm a little while to get through all the tallying and stuff to get a final list of winners. Unsurprisingly, Rovio’s...
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by Nathan Mylott
Oct 26, 2010
Again the awesome power of webOS is demonstrated by others' desire to emulate it, this time by hacking a Nokia N900 running Maemo to play webOS PDK apps.         A video posted on YouTube shows...