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Preware Enyo alpha hits Preware feeds
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by Derek Kessler
Mar 14, 2013
The long-awaited Enyo rewrite of Preware is here, at least in an alpha form. Version 2.0.1 of Preware has landed in the WebOS Internals feed alpha feed in Preware, offering an Alpha look of how...
WebOS Ports's OWO Memos: an Enyo 2 replacement
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by Derek Kessler
Dec 21, 2012
The Memos app built into webOS has never been much better than 'just okay'. Both the TouchPad and webOS smartphones adhere to a sticky note user interface convention that makes for fun eye...
Mini-cards coming to Open webOS Galaxy Nexus port
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by Derek Kessler
Nov 25, 2012
Starting with webOS 2.0, we lost something near and dear to our multitasking hearts: the mini card view. With the addition of card stacks in webOS 2.0, Palm made the decision to drop the easy-...
Checking out the Galaxy Nexus Open webOS port virtual keyboard
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by Derek Kessler
Oct 31, 2012
Having successfully completed the build process for the Open webOS alpha on the Galaxy Nexus, I knew that the next time it came around I'd have a better idea of what to do. Mostly because I'...
Phone-formatted keyboard dug up in Open webOS
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by Derek Kessler
Oct 25, 2012
Tuesday brought tweaks to Open webOS courtesy of homebrew maestro Josh Palmer (known 'round these parts as @ShiftyAxel) that made the tablet-sized operating system work better on phone-sized...
Tweaking Open webOS for phone-sized screens
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by Derek Kessler
Oct 23, 2012
Last week we showed you what Open webOS on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus looks like, as ported by the team at WebOS Ports. It's still a fairly early alpha project, and right now a lot of emphasis is...
Wirelessly dig through your TouchPad's files with WiFi File Sharing
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by Derek Kessler
Mar 01, 2012
There are a great many things you can do wirelessly with the HP TouchPad - heck you can charge the darned thing without plugging it in. But transferring files from your desktop computer to the...