Archive for January, 2010

Flash, Video Recording, Performance Improvements Coming To WebOS 1.4 in February

by on January 7th, 2010

Some much needed improvements are coming to WebOS in the very near future in the form of WebOS 1.4. Come February, those upgrading to WebOS 1.4 will enjoy the delight of Flash 10.1 pre-installed and the ability to video record. Palm is promising other improvements ranging from more efficient processing power and battery life improvements […]

AT&T Announces Two WebOS Devices For First Half Of 2010

by on January 6th, 2010

When you’re not a developer and you think of the keynote speech at a Developer Conference you only think of one word: booooring. But that was not the case at AT&T’s Developer conference, at least if you’re a WebOS fan, since Ralph De La Vega announced the carrier would be launching TWO WebOS devices in […]

WebOS OTA Now Available For Download On Sprint Pre/Pixi

by on January 5th, 2010

Owners of the Sprint Palm Pre and Palm Pixi have a nice firmward update awaiting them. Palm published the news today, announcing the sole but virtuous purpose of the update is to fix a Microsoft Exchange bug that has been causing turmoil for calendar users. More specifically: This release fixes an issue in which the […]

Android Crushes WebOS In 3-Month Mindshare Surge

by on January 4th, 2010

Uhoh… this isn’t good. For quite awhile, WebOS had more momentum than any mobile OS, including Android. Now it appears that WebOS is stalling and Android is furiously racing, surpassing WebOS and every other mobile OS except for iPhone when it comes to mindshare. Just, wow. Palm has a chance to regain momentum for WebOS […]

Rumor: Verizon Only Pushing 400K Palm Devices [Pre + Pixi]

by on January 4th, 2010

If the BGR rumor is true, either Verizon and Palm have low expectations of the Palm Pre and Palm Pixi sales potential or Palm simply can’t meet demand. According to an inside source, Verizon is showing 200K units of each the Pixi and Pre for a total of 400K units Verizon has purchased. While 400K […]

Hey Ladies: Pink Palm Pixi Approaching!

by on January 4th, 2010

Rumors about Palm producing a powerfully pink Pixi are nearing the surface of official truth as Engadget has uncovered an internal screenshot of Sprint’s inventory system suggesting exactly that: With Valentine’s Day just around the corner is this something you’d consider getting the special someone? A relationship consumated with WebOS geekery? Or will you get […]

Paid Apps Coming To European Catalog In March

by on January 4th, 2010

European owners of WebOS devices have enjoyed the free apps and games that the platform has to offer, but what about the software that comes with a pricetag? Thus far it’s been unavailable as Palm works out the legal bibble babble to cover their you know what. Thankfully, we’ve got an ETA and it’s March […]

Palm CEO Named Geek Of The Year 2009

by on January 1st, 2010

What award does one win for catapulting a once loved mobile OS from near extinction back into public favoritism? The Fast Company Geek of the Year Award for 2009! Palm’s CEO was bestowed with the award for helping Palm develop and launch WebOS – a much deserved distinguishment in our bias opinion. Even more valuable […]

WebOS App Catalog Now Contains 1000 Apps

by on January 1st, 2010

Happy New Year, folks. You’ll be delighted to know that annual man-kept historical records aren’t the only thing enjoying a milestone day today- our beloved App Catalog has also reached another record. You can now find 1000 apps in the WebOS App Catalog!┬áThat’s nothing short of MONEY. It’s been a long and winding road since […]