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by Annie Latham
Jul 30, 2010
Since our last edition, Palm's app catalog topped 3,000 (It's quality, not quantity, right?), a clever fan-crafted Pre commercial earned high praises, AT&T dropped the Pre Plus to $99.99...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 23, 2010
You may notice that this edition has a slight tweak to the logo. Because so much of the news that rolled in this week had a strong HP slant, it was clear that the time had come to evolve the...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 16, 2010
We've hit the slowest sports days of the year. But the tech world never stops. Apple's PR nightmare continued with Consumer Reports weighing in. On the Android side, new devices are hitting...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 08, 2010
So as we entered (and exited) the holiday weekend the talk was about HP closing the deal to acquire Palm, the confirmation of a webOS tablet, the continuation of the App Catalog sale, a webOS...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 03, 2010
Well, since our last edition, the acquisition of Palm by HP has been finalized.The Palm global business unit will report to Todd Bradley, the executive vice president of HP's Personal Systems...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 25, 2010
Deals on webOS apps, a nice comparison of how the Sprint Palm Pre stacks up against the Sprint HTC Evo 4G, more comings and going at Palm, plus the "Flash" story are just some of the things folks...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 22, 2010
Since our last edition, the buzz continues to be about webOS versus the other options (i.e. iPhone 4, HTC EVO 4G, etc.). People are wondering what HP-Palm's next steps will be product-wise. On...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 11, 2010
All kinds of news slid in at deadline, like Palm settling the class action suit and Apple "poaching" UI designer Rich Dellinger. Otherwise, the bulk of the "talk" seemed to center on how the EVO...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 05, 2010
  It has been relatively quiet since our last edition. Perhaps, it should be thought about as the calm before the storm as the smartphone winds swirl and swirl: Verizon released the BlackBerry...
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by Annie Latham
May 28, 2010
The arrival of the Palm Pre Plus in the UK (Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus Available Soon for O2 Customers in the UK ), buzz about HP's first webOS tablet and the possibility of a HP webOS printer...
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by Annie Latham
May 20, 2010
This week, with the arrival of the Palm Pre Plus at AT&T, webOS is now an option at all three of the major US mobile carriers (joining Sprint and Verizon Wireless).  Topics of discussion...
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by Annie Latham
May 12, 2010
The trending topics for this Edition include the arrival of the Palm Pre Plus at AT&T, the possibilities of a webOS tablet in the not so distant future (like Q3), and some accessories/apps...
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by Annie Latham
May 06, 2010
  Wow, so we assume you saw the HP announcement heard round the world. Most of the trending stories up to that point had to do with which suitor would "win." Now that we know, let's gauge the...
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by Annie Latham
Apr 23, 2010
Setting aside talk about potential buyers, a stock downgrade, a departing executive and a disappearing act at Radio Shack, there was some upbeat news for Palm. On Tuesday, SFR and Palm...
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by Annie Latham
Apr 17, 2010
Looks like everyone is off and running with the Bloomberg story stating that Palm is seeking bids for the company as early as this week. The news was attributed to "three people familiar with...
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by Annie Latham
Apr 08, 2010
The Verizon price drop, AT&T Pre Plus unboxing and "April Gladness" topped the news since the last edition of Talkin' Palm. Go on and see the roundup of what's happening in webOS land,...
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by Annie Latham
Apr 02, 2010
With baseball season about to start, guess it is okay to throw a change-up into the mix. Talkin' Palm will still hit up the trends and the stuff we didn't post, but we'll be throwing in our...
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by Annie Latham
Mar 29, 2010
If you take earnings, units shipped and stock price out of the equation, Palm actually had a pretty good week. There's a new hip and cool ad that's been running during the March Madness NCAA...
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by Annie Latham
Mar 16, 2010
Palm ended with week with momentum on the app and developer side of things (especially game developer). As for the stock, things are still grim. So let's start with PALM news to get that out...
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by Annie Latham
Mar 10, 2010
Palm had a busy week with webOS v1.4 being rolled out to all carriers. That spawned a bunch of user created videos (one of the cool features of this new version).  There was also some air of...
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by Annie Latham
Mar 01, 2010
Ouch and Yea!... That's the way the last week was for Palm. Ouch was the pummeling the PALM stock took as guidance was lowered and analysts speculated on what the true meaning was behind the...
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by Annie Latham
Feb 22, 2010
Mobile World Congress was crickets-ville for webOS news as the anticipated release of webOS Version 1.4 didn't happen on Monday. Derek K had a nice post that explained how the webOS update...
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by Annie Latham
Feb 15, 2010
There was quite a bit of chatter this week covering reviews of the Pre Plus, reaction to the Verizon Pre Plus "Mom" ads, run-up to what may come at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and some...
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by Annie Latham
Feb 08, 2010
Super rumors drove Palm stock as high as $11.29 before closing out the week at $10:38. M&A potential said one analyst. Palm posted that they will be in South Beach for the Super Bowl.  Palm'...
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by Annie Latham
Feb 02, 2010
On Tuesday,  Palm's stock closed at $11.29, up $0.75 (7.12%).  Analyst activity on Monday helped trigger the move.  After Monday's closing bell, Jonathan Goldberg of Deutsche Bank issued a note...
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by Annie Latham
Feb 01, 2010
This week, we officially welcomed the arrival of the Pre Plus and Pixi Plus to Verizon.  We also were inundated with a ton of hoopla related to the Apple iPad announcement. Our sister site, The...
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by Annie Latham
Jan 27, 2010
It's a pretty cool phone... Says Jon Fortt, Fortune' Brainstorm Tech when describing the new Palm Pixi Plus arriving at Verizon on Monday.  He remarked, "Even without the WiFi trick, there is...
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by Annie Latham
Jan 21, 2010
On Wednesday, Peter Kafka of All Things Digital, MediaMemo posted an interesting piece talking about the numbers for Google Nexus One. He referred to guesstimates from Citigroup research analyst...
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by Annie Latham
Jan 19, 2010
The excitement is starting to build on the Verizon front regarding the availability of the Pre Plus and Pixi Plus on January 25.  Above is the full page ad that appeared in Friday's Wall...
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by Annie Latham
Jan 12, 2010
It was like two weeks in one. The first half had a lot of interesting news pop up. Then came CES and the air of excitement surrounding Palm's trio of announcements. Our own Dieter Bohn had...