Posts by Dieter Bohn | webOS Nation
 
 

Posts by Dieter Bohn

Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 08, 2009
Inside Sprint Now has posted the above video that appears to be some sort of internal training video ("Be sure to check out the available training").  It's light and airy and there's nothing you...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 08, 2009
We all know we're in the final days of the Pre Wait-a-Thon.  We also know that Palm Pres are trickling out to Sprint employees for training purposes even as you read this.  Some details about the...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 07, 2009
Big ups to Pre_Diction in our Pre Forums for catching the above story at BGR.  They've posted up an internal Palm memo that details a schedule for June 3rd-5th, ending with a "Launch Lunch" on...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 07, 2009
As noted in our Palm Pre Forums, some cat named "releasemypre" is doing up some videos demanding that Palm really and truly give us a release date.  It's some kind of viral and it's some kind of...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 06, 2009
Hello and welcome to our latest rumorpalooza.  We're receiving so many incoming rumors with so much information that it's all a bit of a mess.  Let's get started and see if we can't make some...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 06, 2009
Palm has confirmed via a press release and a blog posting that Canada's Bell Network will get the Palm Pre in the "2nd half of 2009."  Yes, our neighbors to the north are going to have to wait a...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 04, 2009
Following all these Pre rumors has brought us all up to date on some of Sprint's internal policies and procedures that otherwise would have us, well, yawning.  To wit: the Sprint Store Advocate...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 04, 2009
Sprint has just posted their quarterly results for Q1 2009.  Here's a little quiz for you: how do you know when a quarter went badly for a company?  ...When the press release spends the first...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 03, 2009
Each week we break down the best of the Smartphone Experts Network for your reading pleasure. It's possible you caught every single one of the 191 posts we published across our network this week...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 01, 2009
Ever since I was present for the Foleo at its introduction, I've always found the concept intriguing.  The idea of a Mobile Companion has been passed up by the Netbook craze, of course - but Palm...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
May 01, 2009
Bigchris in our forums tips us off that, like the Centro, the Palm Eos will be available on multiple carriers.  Phone News claims that sources within Sprint have confirmed that the Eos will be...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 30, 2009
The Palm Eos made quite the splash today, but to us the biggest news about it is how crazy-small it is.  Truly, is the the successor to the Centro.  If the Eos's purported specs pan out, what...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 30, 2009
When a webOS rumor rains, it pours.  Mere hours after we heard about some sort of "mini-Pre" and saw a blurrycam update, Engadget drops more details.  Here's what they're saying: it will be a 3G...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 30, 2009
We've been all about MotionApps Classic app here at PreCentral.net.  Whatever fears we may have about the Palm Pre's software catalog at launch are allayed by knowing that a huge part of the...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 30, 2009
TechCrunch claims to hear from one of their sources that Palm is already getting ready to launch another webOS device: One of our better sources indicated to us that Palm is “very far along” on...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 30, 2009
While the above commercial and the other new one out of Sprint feature the Palm Pre a little less prominently, it's still nice to see it there at the end.  Also nice to see, Sprint's widget-...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 29, 2009
Inside Sprint Now keeps on giving: this time they're making with all the error codes, their meanings, and possible resolutions you might pursue.  These are the codes that might pop up if you...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 29, 2009
Woody tips us off to this Bloomberg article, wherein they polled a half dozen analysts and asked them what they figured the inventory of the Pre at launch would look like.  The median answer: 375...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 29, 2009
Kyusaku in our forums points us to some new info.  The research company iSuppli has pegged the cost of manufacturing the Pre at $138 per unit, according to this story at BusinessWeek.  They expect...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 28, 2009
How do you cap off another day of crazy rumors?  With another shot of the Palm Pre in the wild, naturally.  This time courtesy of the eagle eyes of Jason LeBrun [also noted at everythingpre and...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 28, 2009
It's only end of day Tuesday and already we've had a crazy week, a dozen or so posts, a podcast, and more rumors, news, and little webOS tidbits than you can shake a Pre at.  We love it, and we'...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 28, 2009
Today's release date rumor comes courtesy of Coal over at SprintGurus, who posts the above internal document listing several Sprint handsets.  More to the point, Coal writes: For those asking...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 28, 2009
According to our pals at everythingpre, UPS has begun the work of sending the Pre overseas from China to the US.   We checked in with our own UPS ninjas (they wear brown shorts instead of black...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 28, 2009
Gizmodo confirms a rumor we actually first read in the comments here at PreCentral.net: Palm is creating a viral video in Seattle.  We'll let LA Actor tell the story: I know this will fall into...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 28, 2009
Image from the Sprint / Pre Webinar The last time we tried to give the straight story on the what plans would work with the Palm Pre on Sprint, we pretty much covered all the bases we could.  The...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 28, 2009
What, you thought we'd let you go a day without speculating on the latest rumors flying into PreCentral.net HQ?  For shame.  Today's rumor-mongering is Page 2 type of material, so get your salt...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 28, 2009
Mike and Dieter discuss the latest Palm Pre rumors, the new Palm Pre features we're discovered, and the Sprint Treo Pro ROM issues floating around the TreoCentral Forums. Listen in! Download...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 27, 2009
David sends in a tip and our friends at TiPb also report on a article at Business Week that claims that (can you believe this?) Apple and Verizon are in talks that could result in Apple releasing...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 27, 2009
Palm is pretty pleased about who they're visiting to show the Pre off (we're right here, guys, come on over).  The latest being Molly McAleer of The Molls Show.  We feel the same way about waiting...
Article
by Dieter Bohn
Apr 27, 2009
ImmaSlave4U in our Palm Pre Forums and Frantz on Twitter point us to this blog post by somebody claiming to be an insider at Sprint Customer care.  While it's certainly possible that we're...