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by Dieter Bohn
May 29, 2011
One of the webOS community's mantras has always been "You can't brick a Pre." "Bricking" is essentially rending a device un-usable via software hacks. With previous webOS devices, unless you...
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by Derek Kessler
Apr 03, 2011
While it seems that HP’s current plans for webOS are to have it run in a window on a PC, that hasn’t stopped some industrious Chinese computer guru from getting what we assume is a copy of the webOS...
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by Derek Kessler
Dec 06, 2010
If you were paying close attention to webOS land over the weekend, you may have noticed some drama - namely that a user at xda-developers claimed to have gotten webOS up and running on a Sprint HTC...
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by Derek Kessler
Nov 26, 2010
Two researchers with SecTheory have announced that they have uncovered flaws in older versions of webOS that would allow for remote command and control of the devices. These exploits were...
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by Dieter Bohn
Nov 20, 2010
  See that above? That's a Pre 2 with a EVDO connection running on Sprint. What now?! See, there was a serious Oprah moment here at Palm developer day - everybody at DevDay got a unlocked Palm...
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by Derek Kessler
Jul 29, 2010
It’s not the most elegant of mods ever, but you can chalk that up to the electromagnetic-blocking nature of the metal battery cover used on the HTC HD2. That said, this mod does show how to get a...
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by Derek Kessler
Sep 29, 2009
In all the years I’ve been watching technology, I have never seen a system update go off without a single hitch. There’s always something that goes wrong, and yesterday’s webOS update to 1.2.0 was...
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by Derek Kessler
Jul 31, 2009
Here at PreCentral.net we all cheered for the much-improved Exchange support and revived iTunes syncing baked into webOS 1.1.0 for the Palm Pre, but as it turns out the extra baking burned the...
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by Jason Robitaille
Jun 20, 2009
One thing people continually want for the WebOS is an on-screen keyboard.  And why not? Sometimes you only need to write a quick message and don't want to pull down the keyboard. Other times,...
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by Jason Robitaille
Jun 18, 2009
They certainly weren't kidding when people declared the Pre has a very hackable OS. Nebula from the #webos-internals IRC channel has done it again.  Not too long ago he made history by porting...