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Displaying items by tag: Palm Pre

Tuesday, 13 April 2010 13:23

Is Palm up for sale?

The writing has been on the wall for some time now.  Finally, rumours abound that Palm has put up the for-sale signs.

Published in Listed Tech
Wednesday, 27 January 2010 02:07

Google Voice comes to iPhone--again

Six months after Apple rejected iPhone apps that enabled the smartphone to access Google Voice, Google has released a browser-based mobile app to get around the rejection.

Published in Mobility
Wednesday, 07 October 2009 01:55

Palm to open Pre app developers platform

In December, Palm will open the official webOS developer program to support the creation of applications for the Pre and other upcoming smartphones. The company also launched its App Catalog of applications available for download.

Published in Mobility
Tuesday, 06 October 2009 06:07

Palm Pre syncs with iTunes (again)

A new version of Palm's webOS slipped out quietly over the weekend, improving syncing with archived e-mail. Oh, and it restores the iTunes syncing ability, too.

Published in Mobility
Thursday, 01 October 2009 13:34

No FOSS for Palm app catalog says Netscape pioneer

It appears Palm is seeking to follow Apple’s footsteps in gaining a reputation for inconsistent and spurious rejections and removals of iPhone and iPod Touch applications. In this case, Palm has resisted including a free application because the source code is attainable elsewhere.

Published in The Linux Distillery
Thursday, 17 September 2009 05:28

Microsoft Tags attracting commercial attention

We've already got an open standard for QR Code, but Microsoft's plugging away with a proprietary alternative and some organisations are responding.

Published in Core Dump
According to the latest figures from Canalys, Microsoft is losing share in the smartphone market as the number of platforms proliferates and it now commands less than 10 percent.

Published in Strategy
Friday, 24 July 2009 10:10

Palm to Apple: your move

Palm released version 1.1 of the Pre's WebOS operating system, which, in addition to adding a few new features, restores the smartphone's ability to sync with iTunes.

Published in Mobility
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Thursday, 23 July 2009 23:43

Apple drops copyright complaint against wiki

Apple has withdrawn its legal threats against the Bluwiki website for hosting discussions of how to sync iPods with software other than iTunes. In response, the Electronic Frontier Foundation has dismissed its lawsuit against Apple.

Published in Strategy
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Thursday, 16 July 2009 04:02

iTunes update blocks Palm Pre

The latest update for iTunes stops the Palm Pre from synchronising with the iTunes library. It also delivers unspecified but supposedly "important" bug fixes.

Published in Core Dump
Handset giant Nokia has been losing out big time to iPhone and Blackberry in the smartphone stakes but hopes to turn things around with the release of the N97 on June 26. Will the N97  finally give us something to get excited about or is this new “iPhone killer” just more Nokia noise?

Participants in the Palm Pre-oriented community PreCentral.net have discovered how to add unsigned applications to the smartphone, opening the way for users to experiment with homebrewed applications.

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Yes, the iPhone 3G S has just launched, but Palm’s own webOS revolution is doing well with a quick update, delivered over-the-air, to immediately improve stability for some apps, a dozen new apps arriving post launch, an SDK is on the way and at least 50,000 sold at launch. Not bad, for Palm… but is it enough?

Published in Fuzzy Logic
Last week's news that the Palm Pre smartphone can sync with iTunes has left observers wondering how Palm did it and, perhaps more importantly, whether Apple will care.

Published in Mobility
Thursday, 04 June 2009 18:33

Palm Pre previews pretty well

Palm’s highly anticipated Pre, touted as yet another potential iPhone killer, launches in a couple of days in the busiest phone launch month of the year, set to compete with a new iPhone, the Nokia N97, Google’s HTC Magic and more – so is it any good?

Published in Fuzzy Logic
Friday, 29 May 2009 00:27

Palm Pre works with iTunes

Palm's new smartphone reportedly syncs music from Apple's iTunes application, a function previously only built into iPods.

Published in Mobility
Wednesday, 20 May 2009 01:19

Palm Pre coming June 6

The eagerly awaited Palm Pre smartphone will be available on June 6 through Sprint carrier outlets.

Published in Mobility
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Talk about a possible Apple lawsuit against Palm over the multi-touch functionality of its impressive new Pre smartphone makes one wonder if Cupertino is slightly nervous. Super aggressive anti-iPhone rhetoric from key Palm investor Roger McNamee may make Apple wish that spiritual leader Steve Jobs returns soon.

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