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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 09, 2011
We've just met with the folks behind HP webOS and have news that will probably enrage the heck out of all current webOS owners: HP will not release webOS 2.x to any device older than the Pre 2 via...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 09, 2011
The Pre 3 sitting outside the Think Beyond keynote that we just left is thinner than the Pre 2 with a bigger, brighter screen and a higher resolution. We haven't had a chance to play around too much...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 09, 2011
What do you get when you show up to an event early? You get to hear some rehearsals and the name of the HP Palm Tablet formerly known as the Topaz. It's The TouchPad. Before getting shooed away we...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 09, 2011
Here's a quick piece of webOS development news for you app developers in the hours before the Think Beyond event. Facebook is looking to make their Facebook Connect login system the new standard for...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 08, 2011
Bored with waiting for the Verizon Pre 2 with its Skype? Here's another voice solution for you to wait for. WebOS Internals is apparently working on a VOIP client they're calling Linphone that will...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 08, 2011
On the eve of Palm's second attempt at a resurgence in just over two years, their new parent company is asking us to Think Beyond. Before we do that, we thought it would be good to Think Back......
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 08, 2011
How are we going to rock the evening before the ThinkBeyond LiveBlog? With a PalmCast, naturally. Here's the thing, though: we're here, developers are here, Palm fans are here. So we figure: why not...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 08, 2011
Think Beyond
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 08, 2011
The day has come. We are here live at HP's Think Beyond event in San Francisco. There will be liveblogging on this very post you're looking at now, starting at 1 p.m. EST / 10 a.m. PST. There will...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 08, 2011
Crosstalk Beta is now available in our Homebrew gallery. It requires webOS 2.0 and above and a friend with webOS 2.0 and above. If you're that most rare breed of person with both, you can use...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 07, 2011
Today HP unveiled a new version of its Windows 7-based TouchSmart PC, the TouchSmart 610. It's an iterative improvement over the previous version - the big change is that they've created the clever...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 04, 2011
Are you switching to a Verizon iPhone 4?customer surveys
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 04, 2011
So now that we've broken the news that the $100 Palm Pre 2 is hitting Verizon's network on February 17th, we have to come out and say it: there's a much bigger Verizon launch happening this month:...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 04, 2011
Are you switching to a Verizon iPhone 4?survey software
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 04, 2011
Looks like the Verizon Pre 2 is a mystery no more: if you believe our tipster's screen above (and we do), then we are looking at a February 17th launch at $100 on a 2-year contract. This comes four...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 03, 2011
The Verizon Pre 2 was announced on October 19th and set to hit "in the coming months." Those months have rolled by with nary a Pre 2 on Big Red and now we're fast approaching HP's Think Beyond event...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 03, 2011
The teaser video from HP that appeared a few hours ago is certainly worthy of analysis - and analyze we have. That wasn't enough, though, as HP and Palm have also put up a countdown site where they'...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 02, 2011
That image you see above? That's one of (presumably) four corners of some new webOS hardware. We're seeing black, rounded edges, glass, and some subtle buttons. In other words, it looks like the...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 02, 2011
Ah CelleBrite, we love how you sit in carrier stores and easily move contact data from old phones (Treo 270 FTW!) to new phones. What we really, love, is how you act as a potential harbinger for...
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by Dieter Bohn
Feb 02, 2011
ReleaseMyPre is back, looking to find out what's coming at the Think Beyond event. Since the world is ending in 2012 anyway, we suppose maybe he's getting a little overexcited.
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 31, 2011
After news that one discount site was selling the Verizon Pixi Plus on the cheap, we wondered if there was some sort of backchannel inventory clearing going on. Then we broke the news that the Pixi...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 28, 2011
As we reported last week, it's getting more and more difficult to track down a webOS phone these days. The latest to fall is the Verizon Palm Pixi Plus, which is no longer listed on VerizonWireless....
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 27, 2011
Assuming the leaked Topaz tablet specs hold true, we can expect it to be running the dual-core Snapdragon MSM8660. Whether it's about the HP Palm tablets or no, Qualcomm is certainly excited to see...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 26, 2011
Developers hoping to get in on Palm's special February 9th event designed just for them take note: the event is full up and there's no more room for more. Palm said space would be limited and, yep,...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 26, 2011
Clayton Morris is reporting he's heard more inside details on the upcoming tablets from HP. As we suspected, the specs we revealed earlier this week may not have been final - the major chances...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 25, 2011
Wondering why we're seeing a smorgasbord of trademarks from HP that could be related to their upcoming tablet when they filed for the perfectly good mark "PalmPad" back in July? Perhaps it's because...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 25, 2011
First we saw the PalmPad trademark, then the TouchPad, and now we have three more: the Touchslate, the Touchcanvas, and the Duopad. Which, if any, will become the final name for the Topaz? Our money...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 24, 2011
If you're in the hunt for a webOS device right now and don't want to wait to see what HP is bringing next month, here's a deal. Daily Steals is selling the Verizon Pixi Plus for $59.99 without a...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 24, 2011
If our blockbuster Topaz Spec leak wasn't enough for you, we have another leak of a document from last year. This one details suggests for webOS User Interface. While it's all preliminary stuff,...
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by Dieter Bohn
Jan 24, 2011
We've received a massive document detailing HP's plans for the Topaz webOS slate from last year. While these details aren't final, what we know is that HP is planning to make the Topaz highly...