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HP bets on printers, PCs, and other devices to use webOS

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When news first broke out that HP was buying Palm, we got stoked about webOS getting a huge injection of infrastructure and marketing muscle. What we didn't know was how far HP was going to use its newly acquired property.

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Palm Pre now free on Bell Mobility

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The Palm Pre was supposed to be the savior for Palm. It was to rise above the Treos and Centros that came before it, offering a truly powerful alternative to the Apple iPhone. Things haven't gone quite as well as Palm had hoped, but that seems to be working in your favor.If you've been patient and wanted a bargain, Bell Mobility may be the place to go. The Canadian carrier has slashed the price on the Palm Pre to a much more affordable zero dollars and zero cents. Not one penny. Back when it first launched, the Palm Pre was sold by Bell for $199.95 with a three-year contract, placing it on par with the iPhone.

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HTC no longer interested in buying Palm

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Palm is struggling in this world filled with Android, BlackBerry and iPhones. Even Microsoft has a glimmer of hope with the pending release of Windows Phone 7 Series. Then, Palm thought that it saw the light at the end of the tunnel when it was said that HTC wanted to buy them. Well, that hasn't worked out either. It seems that Palm just can't catch a break.

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OtterBox protection extended to Motorola Droid, Palm Pre, Palm Pixi

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If you're looking for the ultimate protection for all of your technological gear, you can't really go wrong by choosing a protective case from the good people at OtterBox. People have done tests where they threw these cases against walls and drove over them with SUVs, only to reveal that the product remains largely unscathed.Extending this level of protection to a few new handsets today, OtterBox announced that it now has protective cases for the Motorola Droid, Palm Pre, Palm Pre Plus, Palm Pixi, and Palm Pixi Plus. These will protect them from "scatches, bump, shock and everyday wear."

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Palm Pre WebOS 1.4 update will have Adobe Flash 10.1

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When it was revealed at last year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, many said that it could be a serious competitor to the iPhone. Apple's handset still reigns supreme, but that doesn't mean Palm and Sprint are going to run and hide in a corner. They're pushing out upgrades that'll make the Palm Pre even more enticing, so they hope.Sprint will be sending out the new WebOS 1.4 upgrade to Palm Pre owners after a community alert was dispatched revealing the news. The new OS comes with a range of improvements, but the most notable is support for a new Adobe Flash 10.1 plug-in from the Palm App Catalog.

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The Verizon Palm Pre Plus with 16GB, dont forget the Pixi too

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On January 25, exclusive to Verizon Wireless, the Palm Pre Plus and Palm Pixi Plus will be offered with vital updates.

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Palm Pre Gets Stalked Too with New Foursquare App

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Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. I’m all for social networking. The world is a social place, so the Internet world should be social too. That’s why I’m reasonably active on Twitter and some other places online. Foursquare is a little ...

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Develop Apps from the Web with Palm Ares SDK

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Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. You want to get in on the action of developing apps for smartphones? Dont’ want to bother downloading a piece of software onto your own computer in order to do it? I guess the folks ...

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New Windows Mobile, Android, Palm Pre Smartphones Coming to Verizon

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. It sounds like Verizon Wireless is poised to make a major run at the market early next year. Everyone is already pretty excited about the Motorola Droid that launched a short while ago, but there ...

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Nintendo Game Boy Emulator Hits Palm Pre Smartphone

For the most part, the Palm Pre hasn’t been quite the “iPhone Killer” that many people had hoped that it would be. Don’t get me wrong, it’s still a very good smartphone, but it hasn’t been able to be quite as popular as its counterpart coming out of Cupertino. Will a little retro gaming make you feel better? The iPhone ...

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Bell Canada Launches Palm Pre Smartphone Today

Have you been peering over the 49th parallel since June, eyeing your counterparts with Sprint who have been able to enjoy the touchscreen and slide-out QWERTY keyboard for over two months already? Well, my fellow Canadians, you can now join the webOS party, because Bell Mobility has officially released the Palm Pre smartphone. I’m thinking that this release won’t bode ...

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How to Get a Palm Pre Virtual Keyboard

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The Palm Pre is a smartphone equipped with a beautiful touchscreen display, but it does not come with a virtual keyboard. It forces you to slide out that physical keyboard for any sort of text entry. If you’re pained by this extra step, I’ve got some good news for you. As it turns out, there is a native on-screen keyboard ...

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Big Brother is Watching All Palm Pre Owners

Do you value your privacy? Would you prefer to keep your private life out of the hands of people that you do not know? If that’s the case, it might be in your best interest to stay away from the Palm Pre smartphone, because that hot handset has been set up to spy on your every move. What do I ...

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Palm Pre Extended Battery Far from Ideal Solution

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Most of us will acknowledge that 3G smartphones can be real battery draws. This applies to the iPhone, G1, BlackBerry Bold, and so many more. We need to find ways to extend battery life, but I’m thinking this doctored solution for the Palm Pre isn’t exactly what you had in mind. Rather than sitting flush with the back of the ...

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Palm Pre Arrives at Bell Mobility on August 27th

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For all the customers in the United States, the Palm Pre has been available for purchase and activation through Sprint for a couple of months now. It’s far from perfect, but this handset represents a major revolution for Palm and it introduces some new things to the smartphone world too. What about Canada? When do we get this phone? Ever ...

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