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Posts by robert werlinger

REVIEW
by Robert Werlinger
Apr 09, 2010
We took a look at the Timebits time tracking app a few months ago, and found that the program wasn’t quite up to snuff for folks serious about the detailed tracking and analysis of their time. ...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Apr 09, 2010
Here's some of the latest discussion from the forums: There's no debate that the Pre has had its share of hardware issues, a fact that has even been acknowledged by the company's CEO himself. ...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Apr 06, 2010
  If you're a Sprint subscriber and you live in an area of spotty cell service, you're probably familiar with the AIRAVE, the company's CDMA femtocell.  If so, you're also probably familiar with...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Apr 06, 2010
       While we wait for the more robust apps that Palm’s PDK is sure to bring to the photo editing space when they finally begin to trickle into the App Catalog at some point in the future,...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Apr 06, 2010
Google has been consistently improving their mobile search experience over the last several months, with notable changes coming in the form of a revamped product search, news display, and an...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Apr 02, 2010
     For the civically minded amongst us, keeping track of our elected officials and their affiliations, committees, voting records and other essential information can be a challenging task. The...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Apr 01, 2010
 Here's some of the latest discussion in the forums: The PreCentral forums are a great place for debate, but there's one thing almost universally agreed upon by webOS users everywhere: the need...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Apr 01, 2010
  Verizon may have intercepted the rights to the official NFL app from Sprint, but that hasn't stopped the Overland Park, Kansas based company from offering up professional and college football's...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 29, 2010
The Pixi. Palm's second webOS based phone launched on Sprint back in September with relatively little fanfare, and while there's plenty of great information (including our very own in-depth...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 26, 2010
Here's some of the latest talk in the forums: 4G, 4G, Four Gee. With the announcement of the HTC EVO 4G on Sprint, many in the forum are convinced that Palm should release a phone with a 4G...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 25, 2010
For those of you who have been wondering what makes the Plug-in Development Kit tick and how it fits in to the overall webOS picture, Palm's presentation earlier this month at the Game...
REVIEW
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 24, 2010
VLC Remote ($4.95 in the App Catalog) is a slick utility that allows you to control the open source VLC media player from your webOS powered phone.  It's still in its early stages, but the...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 23, 2010
      One of the biggest issues that keeps people from maintaining an exercise routine is a lack of immediate and measurable results.  The best way to maintain motivation is, of course, to track...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 21, 2010
The App Catalog is a small pond when compared to the likes of Apple's App Store and the Android Market, and Palm's sales have been less-than-stellar as of late, but that hasn't kept one webOS...
REVIEW
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 21, 2010
The V-Moda Vibe in-ear headphones combine excellent build quality with great bundled accessories. Can the great fit and finish make up for the subpar audio quality in justifying that rather steep...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 18, 2010
 Here's some of the latest talk in the forums: Interested in increasing the speed of your EVDO connection?  User Cinnabarcorp has crafted an in-depth guide on getting the most out of your CDMA...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 16, 2010
Here's something to tide you over until we can get our hands on the video of Palm's presentation at last week's Game Developer Conference.  Youtube user Monarchy (@HenryLevak) found himself in the...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 15, 2010
    Simple games that help to pass the time are great, and Lunar Attack ($0.99 in the App Catalog), a Missile Command clone, fits the bill nicely.  Gameplay is straightforward -  you shoot down...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 15, 2010
Oh, daylight savings time changes.  You wreak havok on our sleep schedules and evidently, our phones. A number of users (this blogger included) have been experiencing odd behavior from their...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 13, 2010
We were pleasantly surprised by the significant upgrade Palm made to its Facebook app a few weeks back, one that brought us the ability to view profiles, check events, manage our inboxes, and...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 12, 2010
Palm has finally rolled out its Developer Purchase Program, allowing developers to purchase webOS based phones without a contract for 20% off, with free 2 day shipping thrown in to sweeten the...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 12, 2010
  Google has updated its Product Search for Mobile, allowing your search queries to to check the stock levels and availability of products in your area, bringing the overall experience closer...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 12, 2010
DoubleTwist, one of the more popular non-iTunes media syncing solutions for webOS, has received a significant upgrade bringing the ability to search for and automatically sync audio and video...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 10, 2010
  Scenario. You're gearing up to take a quick 20 minute nap.  You lay down, and just as you're about to fall asleep, the inevitable happens: the phone rings, an important email hits, or some...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 09, 2010
Engadget visited with Palm today at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco and were able to gather some rather interesting information regarding the PDK (Plug-in Development Kit) and...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 09, 2010
It's here!  Gowalla, the hotly anticipated location-based social app, has finally hit the App Catalog, joining the likes of Foursquare and BrightKite (check out Parafoil on webOS for that).  Like...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 09, 2010
If there was any doubt that Verizon is looking to turn things around after sluggish initial sales of the Palm Pre Plus and Palm Pixi Plus, it's time to put those to rest. After dropping the mail-...
REVIEW
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 08, 2010
The Seidio Innocell 2600mAh Extended Battery for the Palm Pre will add noticeable bulk - there’s no question about that. The question is this: does the substantial improvement in battery life (...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 08, 2010
Here's some of the latest discussion in the forums: There's no question that Verizon's execution of Palm's launch has been less than spectacular.  New webOS users are sharing the experience of...
Article
by Robert Werlinger
Mar 04, 2010
Now that gDial Pro is no longer in the picture, there's a real void in the native visual voicemail application space for webOS.  Sure, Google Voice has a fantastic web interface, but it'll never...