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by Adam Marks
Dec 02, 2010
With Synergy on webOS, you can bring multiple calendars from various sources together and display them all at once, show only certain calendars, or focus on just a single calendar. You can even...
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by Adam Marks
Dec 01, 2010
Ensuring that you always have backups of your contact list is extremely important, in case you ever lose your phone or something goes wrong with a Profile restore after a webOS Doctor or device swap...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 30, 2010
Flagging an email message is a great way to keep track of those important email messages that you don't want to lose track of, regardless of what folder or account that message may be on in your...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 29, 2010
Synergy is an extremely powerful tool, allowing you to collect and display your calendars from multiple sources in a single view. However, what happens if you don't want some of your calendars to...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 22, 2010
Day 2 of webOS Developer Day started off strong with the keynote address by Ben & Dion, Phil McKinney and Joe Hayashi, and ended by dropping a huge bomb (in a good way) with a sneak peak of...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 20, 2010
Day 1 of webOS Developer Day was action-packed with some amazing presentations.  For all those who were not able to make it in person, the good news is that videos of all the presentations have...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 20, 2010
Palm VP Joe Hayashi gave a presentation on marketing webOS Apps and the current and future state of the Palm App catalog. While the majority of the presentation covered the general marketing...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 20, 2010
Our own Professor Jonathan Ezor presented during webOS Developer Day on Copyright Law for Developers, with the description: This session is an introduction to the business side of developing...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 19, 2010
In this edition of PreCentral's Tip Roundup, we focus on some keyboard shortcuts or keyboard combinations that are available as a result of the presence of a physical keyboard on all current...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 18, 2010
So you have finished all the levels on Angry Birds, have all your feeds set up in DrPodder and spent the better part of a week setting up Mode Switcher just right, but now it's time for you to swap...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 17, 2010
For those who remember the stock calculator app in PalmOS, the one included in webOS appears to be severely lacking. At first look, you only have the basic arithmetic commands of addition,...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 16, 2010
When you are sending a text message to a person in your contact list, you normally just search for that contact in the TO field on a new SMS message (or just use Universal Search). But what happens...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 15, 2010
Do you miss the ability to "tab" between fields using a D-Pad or would just like to be able to move between fields using the keyboard? You actually have this ability by pressing Shift ( ) and...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 15, 2010
Among the many revolutionary features in webOS 1.0 was Palm Synergy, the ability to pull in contact lists and address books from multiple sources (e.g. Exchange, Gmail, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Facebook...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 15, 2010
Have you ever noticed that the contact avatar picture in the Messaging App sometime disappears and all you see is a transparent box like in the top conversation in the screenshot? This can...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 12, 2010
In this edition of our Tip Roundup, we thought it would be a good idea to present the top tips as rated by you, the users. In case you haven't noticed, every tip includes a rating area on the...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 11, 2010
While only the Inbox will automatically sync your emails, you can still keep your inbox clean my moving email to other folders within your account. While reading an email message, you need to...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 10, 2010
The webOS Facebook app was recently updated to support launching multiple instances of the app in separate cards.  This is really convenient because it allows you to can keep your place in your News...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 09, 2010
Typing with the physical keyboard on your webOS phone allows you quick access to any of the letters, numbers or symbols located on the keys just by using of the Option (Orange/Silver) and Shift...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 08, 2010
Have you ever been browsing the web on your device and come across a big gray area that you can't get past on the page?  You probably tried refeshing the page, closing and reloading the web browser,...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 08, 2010
Have you ever wondered how to highlight text within webOS? Depending on if you trying to highlight an editable text field or a block of text (e.g. from from a website or email), the process is...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 05, 2010
As we are now approaching almost 100 published tips, we thought it would be a good idea to highlight some of our past tips for any new PreCentral readers or just as a good reminder for our veteran...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 04, 2010
Just as setting a ringtone is a great way to distinguish your phone from others, you can also set a unique alert or ringtone for each of your email accounts. To do this, first open up the email...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 03, 2010
Hopefully everyone knows that you can plug in your webOS device to speakers, a car stereo or any device with an auxiliary input jack using the phone's headphone jack to output audio, but did you know...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 02, 2010
As with many tasks in webOS, there is usually more than one way to accomplish a single action. This includes something as simple as hanging up the phone. The obvious way to hang up on a phone call...
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by Adam Marks
Nov 01, 2010
By default, whenever you send an email, a copy gets saved in your "Sent" folder. Whenever you save a draft email, that draft gets saved in your "Drafts" folder. And whenever you delete an...
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by Adam Marks
Oct 29, 2010
One of the beauties of Synergy is that webOS can take multiple entries for the same person in your contact list (regardless if the entry is from Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, or your Palm Profile) and...
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by Adam Marks
Oct 28, 2010
As multiple dashboard notification start to stack up along the bottom of your screen, you have probably noticed that the order of those is based solely on when they were received. The newest icon...
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by Adam Marks
Oct 27, 2010
While webOS provides the ability to share the entirety of a single contact with others, what happens if you only want to share a phone number, email address or mailing address. For certain accounts...
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by Adam Marks
Oct 26, 2010
Being only one tap away from accessing a dashboard notification for an audio program such the stock Music Player or DrPodder is an extremely convenient feature of webOS, but did you know that...