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Posts by Nathan Mylott

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by Nathan Mylott
Mar 17, 2011
Despite the over abundance of static social networking sites and apps popping up all over the Internet and mobiles like pimples on the adolescents who flock to them, it is still fun sometimes to...
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by Nathan Mylott
Mar 15, 2011
Developing for webOS is a lot easier than learning a complex programming language, as it requires mostly only web design skills. So theoretically anyone could learn to be a webOS developer. But...
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by Nathan Mylott
Mar 15, 2011
For many of us, Angry Birds is rather like a drug addiction: the more we get, the more we want. Thankfully our dealer just brought us our fix in two different varieties. In an update available now,...
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by Nathan Mylott
Mar 10, 2011
Worry not, marathon texters and motor mouths, all that thumb work you did compiling 500 text messages in one day and the ten friends you called in ten minutes will not be lost again. At least for...
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by Nathan Mylott
Mar 07, 2011
The Palm brand may be gone, but like Robin Williams’ spirit communicating to his wife through automatic writing in What Dreams May Come, the latest Comscore market share statistics show Palm saying...
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by Nathan Mylott
Mar 02, 2011
We have heard about the HP/Fossil partnership on a connected wristwatch and it looks like this little nugget of portable tech magic is less fantasy and more reality than we thought, as HP’s CTO Phil...
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by Nathan Mylott
Feb 13, 2011
The journey for webOS has taken far longer than what we imagined at its incredibly well received introduction at CES ‘09, but HP exec Ari Jaaksi has never lost faith and still believes our favorite...
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by Nathan Mylott
Feb 13, 2011
WebOS phones may make a long awaited return to Germany this summer, as HP happened to publish their press released on the German site with one small change (besides, you know, all the umlauts): A...
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by Nathan Mylott
Feb 12, 2011
HP’s marketing efforts early on already seem far more promising (or at least they feel that way) than the much criticized efforts of Palm back in 2009. The company has released another great video...
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by Nathan Mylott
Feb 01, 2011
Wallpaper apps are a dime a dozen on webOS, and on Android and iPhone too for that matter, but InterfaceLIFT is a cut above the rest. InterfaceLIFT draws its images from the online gallery of the...
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by Nathan Mylott
Jan 29, 2011
Even as the Angry Birds juggernaut continues to grow ever larger and barge into the toys and board games market, and even Hollywood, news has arrived that another sequel to the most popular mobile...
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by Nathan Mylott
Jan 29, 2011
In yet another example of the power and versatility of the Pre and webOS, a user has managed to dual boot SHR and webOS similar to the way a Mac user might dual boot OS X and Windows. SHR is an open...
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by Nathan Mylott
Jan 26, 2011
WebOS currently has over 5,000 apps between all of the sources combined so we can all use a little help navigating through that vast sea of games, utilities, productivity apps, books, soundboards,...
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by Nathan Mylott
Jan 26, 2011
GetGlue is on its way to Palm devices, bringing the full experience to Palm fans and negating the need to use the mobile web version of the service. If you are still unfamiliar with GetGlue, it is a...
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by Nathan Mylott
Jan 15, 2011
    The most popular game on webOS and a winner in the PDK Hot Apps competition, Angry Birds just won’t stop growing into a franchise that encompasses far more than inexpensive mobile gaming, with...
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by Nathan Mylott
Dec 27, 2010
The geniuses that brought us Word Ace and the Card Ace series have a new cross platform MMO coming to webOS, Facebook and other smartphones in the next few months. Self Aware Games’ new project is...
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by Nathan Mylott
Dec 23, 2010
If you are a Facebook gamer and simply cannot wait for your Flash-enabled webOS 2.0 update to play some Mafia Wars on the go, Zynga has begun making games available to you in the mobile web browser...
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by Nathan Mylott
Dec 17, 2010
Checking in is a rapidly growing area of social networking. GetGlue, a network that lets you check in to what you are doing rather than where you are, is considering a webOS app. Founder and CEO ...
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by Nathan Mylott
Dec 14, 2010
In the near future it will no longer be necessary to go through the extra steps of moving pictures off your device and onto the computer just to make some simple edits, nor require a good data...
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by Nathan Mylott
Dec 10, 2010
With the holidays over and new devices coming from Palm next year, there are going to be a lot of homeless Palm Pre and Pixi phones out there. There are probably also a lot of old phones already...
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by Nathan Mylott
Nov 24, 2010
Firesheep is a Firefox extension designed as a way to show just how insecure some websites are. You can sit on an open network and 'listen' for passwords to popular sites that don't properly or...
REVIEW
by Nathan Mylott
Nov 22, 2010
A?straware's newest release for webOS, an old PC classic Tradewinds 2, has a depth not found on a lot of mobile games, although it is not the prettiest presentation. The game sets you in the...
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by Nathan Mylott
Nov 21, 2010
Soft music of a gentle tinkling on the piano, raindrops pattering against the window as you sit before the fire in your country home doing a puzzle. This is the serenity into which you are...
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by Nathan Mylott
Nov 21, 2010
It is often mentioned how the world of cell phone gaming has been turned upside down in the last few years and become something new. Cell phones themselves have also evolved into something...
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by Nathan Mylott
Nov 19, 2010
G?oogle Voice has returned to webOS with a brand new app that lets you call and text from your G?oogle Voice number ?right on your phone just like the good old days. Voogle has hit the...
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by Nathan Mylott
Nov 16, 2010
In what is hopefully a turning point in Google's attitude toward webOS, they have finally included the best mobile OS in one of their products; an update to the functionality of Google News for...
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by Nathan Mylott
Nov 15, 2010
France is the only place right now where a carrier is offering the Palm Pre 2 to customers. One time travelers from the future of webOS, Badcard in the PreCentral forums, shared with us some...
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by Nathan Mylott
Nov 13, 2010
In what is a sea of weather apps on webOS, Tasty Weather Toons is the beautiful mermaid enchantress. It displays the temperature and conditions right on your home screen for the easiest of at a...
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by Nathan Mylott
Nov 08, 2010
With a newly revamped interface, the big player in the location based social app arena Foursquare just got a bit more social on webOS. One competitor, Gowalla, does not do a whole lot better in...
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by Nathan Mylott
Nov 08, 2010
Puzzle fans who like games like Ancient Frog and Droplets might be excited to see a new game coming soon to an App Catalog near you called Quell. Although we have not had hands on playing time...