By Humberto Saabedra on January 16, 2010
Pricing for the forthcoming Verizon variants of the Palm Pre and Pixi has surfaced and it is inline with current Sprint pricing despite featuring increased memory on the Pre Plus from 8GB to 16GB and a Wi-Fi radio on the Pixi Plus. Pricing for the Pre Plus is expected to be set at $249.99 before […]
By Christopher Price on January 8, 2010
Sure, PDANet gained acceptance on the Android Market. Thanks to how Android is built, open apps can’t be locked out of creation. A quarter-million downloads of PDANet off-market later, and Google told the carriers to stuff it. Today’s events however are simply timed for comedic effect. It was expected that Palm would sign on to […]
By Humberto Saabedra on January 6, 2010
Following up, AT&T CEO Ralph de la Vega has confirmed that the carrier will launch two webOS-based devices from Palm, likely the Pre and Pixi, which would make them the first new Palm devices available on the carrier since the Treo 680 and Centro when they launch later in the first half of the year.
By Humberto Saabedra on November 25, 2009
Palm and Sprint have issued a joint statement regarding the increasing incidents of Palm Profile backup failures when switching devices due to repair, upgrade or replacement, with many losing complete profiles and vital information and others recovering a majority of lost information. The main issue is the fact that replacement devices are not pulling the […]
By Christopher Price on November 15, 2009
We strongly advise you to wait until tomorrow, to order a Palm Pixi. Considering we were behind making the Palm Pre free, we can speak on authority on this one. Wait until tomorrow.
By Humberto Saabedra on November 14, 2009
Palm has pushed out webOS version 1.3.1 for the Pre ahead of tommorow’s launch of the Pixi, which will launch with the updated version as its default. It should also be noted that the update does not re-enable iTunes sync. The following features are now supported: Yahoo! is now available as a Calendar/Contacts/instant messaging synchronization […]
By Humberto Saabedra on November 12, 2009
The mobile placeholder page for the Flash plugin provided by Adobe has confirmed a 1H 2010 timeframe for the rollout of Flash support on the Palm Pre. This follows previously announced plans for a public beta of the plugin last October, but no further details regarding the beta have been available since then.
By Christopher Price on September 27, 2009
A cross-post from our sister site, CheapenGadget.com. If you’re not already reading CheapenGadget.com, it’s time to start tuning in over there as well… Yesterday PhoneNews.com reported that Amazon.com dropped the price on the Palm Pre to $99.99. Now, LetsTalk has dropped the price of the Sprint Palm Pre to $79.99 after rebate. Palm Pre (LetsTalk) […]
By Humberto Saabedra on September 25, 2009
Following Sprint’s recent Palm Pre price reduction to $149.99, Amazon is now undercutting Sprint by a further $50, with the device selling for $99.99 after new agreement. In related news, the expected Thursday launch of the paid App Catalog has been delayed by Palm following a dispute with the USB Implementers Forum this week over […]