Posts by Adam Marks | webOS Nation
 
 

Posts by Adam Marks

TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 19, 2011
Setting your IM status between Available, Busy and Offline can be accomplished with a single tap on the status indicator in the Messaging app, but you can also change the status message that you...
REVIEW
by Adam Marks
Jul 19, 2011
In the category of image editing software on webOS, there are only a few fully featured apps in the catalog that process your edits directly on the device. We have previously reviewed Photo Effect...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 19, 2011
This tip is for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher Adding a photo synergy account--such as Facebook or snapfish--to your device will automatically integrate those pictures into the Photos...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 17, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher In webOS 3.0's email app, you have the ability to view both the list of your messages as well as the body of the email at the same time,...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 13, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher In webOS 1.0 or 2.0, you needed to rely on patches or other homebrew solution to save an attachment from an email. Luckily, webOS...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 12, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 1.x. (This will not work on webOS 2.x devices,; we will have a separate 2.x tip in the near future) When you activate a webOS 1.x device, the first...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 12, 2011
When you add any IM account to the messaging app (GTalk, AIM, Skype), you can set your status as being Available, Busy, or Offline directly from the Messaging app. In the top-left corner of the...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 12, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher In webOS 1.0 or 2.0, you were able to set the wallpaper background when viewing a pic in the Photos app or from the "Screen &...
Article
by Adam Marks
Jul 12, 2011
Let me start off by saying that I love my HP TouchPad. I never felt that need to buy a tablet before now, but I took the plunge for webOS. And wow is there is a lot to like in webOS 3.0 and the...
REVIEW
by Adam Marks
Jul 12, 2011
Just Draw, by Volatile Nuances, is an aptly named app for the Touchpad that will allow you to just draw on the Touchpad.  For the low price of free, you can drag your finger across the screen and...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 12, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher Although there is no gesture area on the Touchpad, HP kept the ability to swipe up from the bottom of the screen in order to minimize...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 11, 2011
After just a few minutes of using webOS 3.0 on the Touchpad, you will notice that many apps use sliding panes to allow the user to show or hide different areas of the app. The most obvious use...
REVIEW
by Adam Marks
Jul 09, 2011
A good RSS reader is hard to find, and a good RSS reader built for the Touchpad is even harder to find. While everyone has their own needs for what makes a good RSS reader, there are a few key...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 08, 2011
Accessing symbols and special characters on a webOS phone was a simple task of just using the Sym or option (orange/silver) keys on the physical keyboard. Since the Touchpad and webOS 3.0 has...
REVIEW
by Adam Marks
Jul 07, 2011
If you have little children (or are just a child at heart), you probably have hours of Sesame Street episodes DVRed, a Tickle Me Elmo doll and a ton of Sesame Street books that you read to your...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 07, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher        The virtual keyboard on the Touchpad offers some unique features that aren't found on other tablets in the market. In addition to the...
REVIEW
by Adam Marks
Jul 06, 2011
If you are familiar with the Photo Effect suite of products from Rusty Apps or you just read our review of Photo Effects Pro, you already know that these apps allow you to perform a variety of...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 06, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher Although the App Launcher received a major overhaul in webOS 3.0, moving icons around your app launcher still works essentially the same...
Article
by Adam Marks
Jul 05, 2011
webOS 1.0 gave you three and only three launcher pages, but allowed you to patch in order to add labels, change icon size, add/remove/rearrange pages. webOS 2.0 brought an upgraded launcher with...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 04, 2011
Have you finished every level available of Angry Birds or Angry Birds Rio on your phone, only to load up the app on your Touchpad and realize that Save/Restore doesn't restore your...
REVIEW
by Adam Marks
Jul 04, 2011
When the webOS app catalog initially opened up to paid apps and the only apps available were mojo-based (html/javascript/css), Paratroopers by Kaboom Apps was one of the first apps that made...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jul 01, 2011
On this Touchpad launch day, it's only fitting that we provide an update to the very first tip that we published: how to take a screenshot. Since there are no physical keyboard on the Touchpad...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jun 30, 2011
With the addition of Adobe Flash in the browser in webOS 2.0, YouTube videos now load directly into the browser instead of launching the dedicated YouTube app. However, there are times when...
REVIEW
by Adam Marks
Jun 30, 2011
If you are someone who is interested in investing or just like to follow your favorite stocks, Market Pulse HD by More Solutions is for you. As a followup to their webOS mojo app MoreStocks,...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jun 30, 2011
Whenever your send an email from your webOS device, a signature is automatically added to the bottom of the note and will typically be defaulted to something like "Sent from my Palm Pre". If you...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jun 29, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.0.1 and higher Although Undo has still not been added to the Application Edit dropdown menus since we originally reported on it, the ability to undo is...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jun 27, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.0 and higher While there currently is no method to backup and restore the entries you have added to the Text Assist app for either "Learned...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jun 26, 2011
With 16GB of storage on the Pre Plus/Pre2 and only 8GB for the original Pre, Pixi/Pixi Plus and Veer, there is only so much room for you to load up movies, music, photos and apps on your...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jun 24, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 2.0 and higher Keeping your device logged into a Wi-Fi network has many benefits, including preserving battery life, providing a faster data...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Jun 23, 2011
If your webOS device has an LED camera flash (sorry Veer owners), you have the ability to toggle when the flash should be used when taking a picture. Just to the right of the capture button on the...