Archive for July, 2009

webOS 1.1 confirmed in SDK

by Shawn Brown on July 18th, 2009

Finally the Mojo SDK for webOS has been released and it appears to contain a few Easter eggs. Perhaps the most exciting is the confirmation of webOS 1.1 yet again. Would you like to see it for yourself? Go ahead and install the Mojo SDK, open up the webOS emulator and make your way over [...]

Someone fire these guys!

by Shawn Brown on July 18th, 2009

Last week we were very disappointed to find that the newest Palm Pre ad featured a really creepy woman who did not speak of the pre and just seemed to kill the commercial altogether. The ad didn’t barely showed the Pre and gave us absolutely no information about it at all. Well this week we [...]

Verizon pulling the App Catalog out of their version of the Pre?

by Shawn Brown on July 17th, 2009

Verizon is struggling at this point to get some decent phones. Exclusively having the LG Chocolate line doesn’t do them much good at all. Right now we are all aware that Verizon is pulling for their own piece of the Palm Pre but the App Catalog may not be included in this version as indicated [...]

Palm App catalog hits 1.8 million downloads with only 30 apps

by Shawn Brown on July 17th, 2009

We all wish the App Catalog would have more than just 30 apps in it but that sure doesn’t slow down the numbers that Palm is seeing from it. Currently, in only 6 weeks the App Catalog has reached 1.8 million downloads which is impressive for just a few applications. Palm’s overall direction with the [...]

Palm Pre featured in new Sprint Now Network ad

by Shawn Brown on July 17th, 2009

After seeing the Palm Pre commercials head south and the Sprint Now Network advertising campaign win awards we are please to see Sprint now combining the two. The Pre has been spotted in a Now Network commercial before but it was never the focus or even really talked about. This commercial focuses on both the [...]

How dirty palms get clean

by Shawn Brown on July 16th, 2009

Recently the Pre has not been on much of a back order but for those of you still on a waiting list or who just simply cannot afford it at this time, maybe you should go out and get one of these Palm Pre soaps to hold yourself over till you get the real thing. [...]

Sync your Pre with iTunes once again with Salling Media Sync

by Shawn Brown on July 16th, 2009

Salling Software has also come to the rescue with a new addition to their Salling Media Sync software which, you guessed it, allows you to sync your Palm Pre with iTunes again even after the v8.2.1 block put on by Apple. Let us all rejoice again! Get you Pre out and open iTunes once again [...]

Palm stock drops 3 percent with iTunes blocking the Pre

by Shawn Brown on July 16th, 2009

Just after hearing about Apple kicking the Palm Pre out of iTunes on Wednesday, it appears the Palm Inc Shares had a significant drop of 3 percent on Thursday. This is not a good thing for Palm as they have just been making their comeback. Analyst Shaw Wu of Kaufman Bros. said that it was [...]

Palm releases Mojo SDK to developers

by Shawn Brown on July 16th, 2009

To date, the biggest problem people seem to have with the Palm Pre is the lack of applications in the App Catalog. This will soon be a thing of the past because Palm has just released their Mojo SDK (Software Developing Kit) to the public. For those of you who are not in the know [...]

So iTunes blocked your Pre, now what?

by Shawn Brown on July 15th, 2009

Now that iTunes has decided to block your Pre and iTunes love affair many users are wondering how to sync music to their device. Making the Pre appear like an iPod was a clever move made by Palm but all things must come to an end sometime. iTunes may be the easiest way for most [...]