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by Robert Werlinger
Dec 16, 2010
Dropbox is the easiest way to sync and share your files online and across computers. Dropboxify brings the Dropbox experience to your webOS device. Browse your entire Dropbox on the go. View your...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 21, 2010
Here's some of the latest talk in the forums: Now that webOS 1.4.5 is finally finishing making the rounds of the US carriers, tngirly is listing the things they appreciate about the latest and...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 08, 2010
The stock music player in webOS works well enough, but like other native apps (Google Maps is a great example), it leaves much to be desired.  Enter Music (Remix) 2.0, an excellent music player...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 07, 2010
Here's some of the latest talk from the forums: There are plenty of themes available to customize the looks of your webOS phone, but ElPhantasmo wants to know whats up with so many people trying...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 07, 2010
Here's a list of upcoming events for the month of September that are both Palm and webOS-community related.  Know of something you'd like to see listed here such as a hackathon or developer...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 06, 2010
The exodus of what made up Palm's top brass leading up to its merger with HP was as sudden as it was swift - the heads of nearly every department have jumped ship to the likes of Apple, Google,...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 05, 2010
The latest update of Preware (now at version 1.3.6)  allows users to install an application directly from a web URL, email attachment, or even from a file stored locally on the device itself.  ...
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by Robert Werlinger
Sep 01, 2010
Here's some of the latest talk in the forums: The smartphone owning demographic continues to get younger and younger each day, and concerned parent celesuar1 wants to know if its possible to...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 31, 2010
According to the internal screenshot pictured above originating from deep within the bowels of Verizon, it's looking like Big Red is looking to bring more advanced devices, such as 3G smartphones...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 30, 2010
We've asked you about your favorite apps and your favorite tweaks in previous editions of our ongoing PC Brain Trust series, and the topic this time is music. There are a number of approaches to...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 27, 2010
If a Palm Pre, an iPhone 4 and a BlackBerry were to exchange genetic material deep within the labs of an uninspired engineer to create an unholy spawn, we suspect that the end result would be...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 27, 2010
 Though it can be had for free on a two-year agreement on the US's largest wireless carrier (or even bundled with a laptop or with a $50 gift card from Palm's new parent company), AT&T is...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 27, 2010
  In the world of game emulators that are now available to webOS users thanks to  the recent webOS 1.4.5 update (I know, I know, sorry AT&T and Verizon folk), VisualBoy Advance isn't the...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 26, 2010
If you've been looking for an example of how HP might be leveraging its oft-mentioned scale to drive the adoption of webOS devices, we've got a good one for you:  the company has launched a...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 26, 2010
The update of webOS to 1.4.5 has opened the floodgates to 3D titles from independent developers. From games like Angry Birds to apps like Multi-Touch Piano, things are finally starting to get...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 25, 2010
HP CTO Phil McKinney has mentioned that he'd issued a challenge to the company's elite engineering corps at an internal event known as TechCon to develop applications for webOS in a bid to...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 25, 2010
 Here's some of the latest talk in the forums: With homebrew being so prevalent these days, voltageROCK wants to know if anyone out there is still running a stock Pre or Pixi. Have you ever been...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 25, 2010
  Google has updated its Finance mobile page to be friendlier to mobile devices, and webOS - along with Android and iOS - is one of the platforms to benefit from the change.  The update makes...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 24, 2010
The eighth installment of Palm's developer podcast is now online, and the subject matter this time around is well in line with what everyone is excited about today: the addition of Angry Birds to...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 24, 2010
Engadget has it on good word (and by good word me mean the internal inventory screenshot shown above) that Verizon is actively phasing out the Pre Plus along with a number of other devices that...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 23, 2010
Palm will of course tell you otherwise, but I that think if you have a little bit of time and inclination that you should absolutely go ahead and overclock your Pre and/or install a custom kernel...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 19, 2010
After a wait that seemed to stretch on for ages after the update started hitting European carriers, Sprint users finally have the latest and greatest from Palm.  The most notable change brought...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 19, 2010
  You've undoubtedly been keeping up with the saga that's resulted from the forced resignation of HP's CEO Mark Hurd by the company's board, so you know that the world's largest tech company by...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 19, 2010
Our curiosity was piqued when earlier this week we discovered that the Palm Pre Plus was listed as "out of stock" on the online portals of both AT&T and Verizon. After about a day and a half...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 18, 2010
A good number of the PreCentral readership are Sprint subscribers, and for good reason: the company offers a $99 unlimited calling/texting/data plan that's the cheapest of the big three wireless...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 18, 2010
  Now that webOS 1.4.5 is finally starting to hit the States (for Sprint users, anyway), many of us finally have access to some great PDK based applications from independent developers.  Hit the...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 18, 2010
Here's some of the latest talk from the forums: If you're a Pixi owner and you often encounter performance issues - namely the always annoying "too many cards" issue - then the kind folks over...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 16, 2010
  We've been waiting for what seems like has been ages here in the States for the latest version of webOS 1.4.5.1, complete with support for indie 3D titles, to come available.  We thought we'd...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 16, 2010
Note taking applications are quickly becoming a dime a dozen in the App Catalog, and only the ones that take a unique approach or offer high levels of functionality can hope to succeed. Jot It,...
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by Robert Werlinger
Aug 16, 2010
We can't say that we weren't (and aren't still) somewhat puzzled when we first heard about HP's Zeen, an Android powered tablet with a 7" capacitive touchscreen that will act as an interface with...