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by Mark Jensen
Mar 03, 2011
Turn your windshield into a digital display, with speed, altitude, heading and time all projected onto your windshield with the new Head Up Display app from developer digital_project. The idea...
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by Mark Jensen
Feb 24, 2011
Why reincarnate your own functional and popular iTunes music app?  If you’re developer Crystal Development you do it to introduce your latest and greatest app, that while sharing similar...
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by Mark Jensen
Feb 14, 2011
With recent good news from HP about all current apps running on the Pre 2, the Veer, the Pre 3 and even on the TouchPad (not to mention running on the entire current stable of webOS 1.4.5 devices)...
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by Mark Jensen
Feb 06, 2011
While the HP Think Beyond event of February 9th is just days away, here’s an announcement of sorts that webOS users won’t have to wait for.  According to HP Palm’s official product support page,...
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by Mark Jensen
Feb 01, 2011
HP CEO Leo Apotheker, continuing his “HP is cool” tour, spoke to some 4,500 employees at HP Bangalore offices in India where he told employees to “watch out for new products from the US on Feb...
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by Mark Jensen
Jan 29, 2011
Dashboard Utilities by developer MachiApps features six nifty utilites in one convenient package.  While there are six utilities listed on the home screen, three of the six utilities have subset...
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by Mark Jensen
Jan 26, 2011
Looking for an enhanced YouTube experience on your webOS device?  Look no further than the YouTube Mini app by JM Productions.  What may seem on the surface to be a retread of the built-in YouTube...
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by Mark Jensen
Jan 21, 2011
Forums (Tapatalk Powered) is a long name for anything, let alone a smartphone app.   The name, however, is important as Tapatalk is the engine under the hood of the Forums app - and what an engine...
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by Mark Jensen
Dec 20, 2010
While webOS certainly has its share of news reader apps, currently at well over one hundred, we welcome more, especially if they are as innovative and as well executed as Rhythm News Reader.  So...
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by Mark Jensen
Dec 20, 2010
The good folks at MakleSoft are celebrating the holiday season and the release of their new app Plancastic! by offering both of their webOS apps on sale for a limited time. Plancastic!  $0....
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by Mark Jensen
Dec 10, 2010
nuTsie is a music player app that allows you to access your home music library via the web.  It adds a clever innovation over other web based music apps like Pandora and Slacker as nuTsie can...
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by Mark Jensen
Nov 26, 2010
While we wait for the Palm Pre 2 to arrive domestically on store shelves this holiday season, and webOS 2.0 at some point in "the coming months," webOS apps may be the next best thing. It just so...
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by Mark Jensen
Nov 19, 2010
When did smartphones become superphones?  To be precise, the term superphone was unofficially coined only this year with the launch of Google’s Nexus One back in January of 2010.  While one can...
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by Mark Jensen
Nov 12, 2010
  Melodeo and their unique nuTsie music app (well, technically it's HP's music app now) look to soon be officially making their way to Palm devices, at least if the "Internal beta version of...
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by Mark Jensen
Nov 02, 2010
The upcoming AT&T “Meet the Expert - webOS Q&A” webinar this Thursday, November 4th, just got more interesting for those considering attending.  AT&T has announced that they will be...
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by Mark Jensen
Nov 01, 2010
Finally, Palm seems to have gotten the message loud and clear.  The message:  A great smartphone and great OS need an equally great marketing slogan.  Dare we say the latest slogan from Palm and...
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by Mark Jensen
Oct 30, 2010
Rockers rejoice as Rock Band, the iconic music gaming franchise, recently hit Palm's official app catalog in the U.S. If you've seen Rock Band for webOS before, that's because you live in Europe...
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by Mark Jensen
Oct 26, 2010
AT&T will be hosting a “Meet the Expert - webOS Q&A” webinar for intermediate and experienced mobile application developers interested in developing for webOS.  The date and time for this...
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by Mark Jensen
Oct 13, 2010
Speed dial apps certainly aren’t for everyone. It is not uncommon for webOS users to make the “no need” case against speed dial apps, as webOS does in fact have many speed dialing features built...
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by Mark Jensen
Oct 12, 2010
HP’s recent acquisition of the Seattle-based company Melodeo should prove to be very interesting to the future of mobile music and how smartphone users access that music. As previously reported,...
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by Mark Jensen
Oct 03, 2010
Finally, Palm and webOS gets a nice #2 ranking among smartphone platforms for anything. When you start talking about the likes of 3D mobile gaming, it’s obvious who number one is: Apple and iOS....
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by Mark Jensen
Oct 03, 2010
Palm’s webOS icons are some of the cleanest and best-looking in the mobile space. That said, have you ever come across an app you loved but couldn’t quite come to terms with what the developer...
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by Mark Jensen
Sep 24, 2010
Widgets, what are they exactly and why do we always talk and about them? Better yet, why do we want them? Read on and find out more about the world of widgets and more importantly, widgets for...