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iTunes 8.2.1 locks the Palm Pre out

07/15/2009, iTunes 8.2.1 has a “fix” for its “verification of Apple devices” problem also known as “Palm Pre”. This update effectively locks the Palm Pre out of iTunes, making one of the brightest feature of the phone a moot point....

Palm Pre Users Want Virtual Keyboard Too

07/13/2009, You might have seen headlines on this topic today: apparently some Palm Pre users are complaining about the lack of virtual keyboard. Some websites are calling this “ironic”, given the fact that these users might have bought the pre *because*...

webOS 1.1 For Palm Pre

07/10/2009, The Palm Pre isn’t even out for a quarter and word has gone out that webOS 1.1 will be released within the month according to an anonymous tipster. Most of the updates are set on beefing up the Pre’s enterprise and corporate features that will...

Seidio Extended Battery For Palm Pre

07/08/2009, Seidio has released a new extended battery for the Palm Pre, where it is touted to offer another 20% the capacity of the standard 1,150mAh pack that comes with the smartphone, and it does so without adding any bulk whatsoever, making sure that your...

Movistar And O2 To Get GSM Palm Pre

07/07/2009, It has been announced that both Movistar and O2 will be offering the GSM version of the Palm Pre for folks living in Europe, and here’s what Palm Chairman and CEO, Jon Rubinstein has to say about it, “Europe continues to be an important region...

Palm Pre Goes O2 In The UK

07/01/2009, O2 beat Orange in the bidding to get the Palm Pre for the U.K (they also got the iPhone a couple of years ago). At the moment, there is no word on availability and pricing, and we wonder if there is going to be some behind-the-doors drama as O2 also...

RocknRollHax Code Enables Landscape Viewing

07/01/2009, An enterprising Palm Pre user realized that entering “RocknRollHax” (it is case sensitive) on the keyboard when within the email application will enable landscape mode – perhaps this Easter Egg was hidden from end users simply because...

Palm Pre Runs PSOne Games

06/30/2009, It is testament to just how far cellphone and smartphone processors have come these days, with the Palm Pre being powerful enough to run PSOne titles on it. After all, rather similar hardware is also used in the new iPhone 3GS and Pandora gaming handheld,...

Palm Pre With GSM SIM Card

06/30/2009, The Palm Pre is currently available for CDMA networks only, so that means other parts of the world that run on GSM will have to wait a fair bit before it arrives in the GSM-compatible format. We’re guessing that there isn’t much more to wait...

Palm Shifts 300K Pres

06/30/2009, Palm has managed to sell 300,000 of their Pre smartphones in June since it was released, with around 70,000 units in May (these are just industry estimates as Palm has yet to release specific sales figures) and according to CEO Jon Rubinstein,...

Palm Pre Gets NES Emulator

06/14/2009, It was only a matter of time, but guess that moment arrived sooner rather than later on the Palm Pre with the new NES emulator. It will require a certain degree of technical wizardry to get this up and running, where you will first have to gain root...

Verizon Could Get Pre In January 2010

06/11/2009, Wall Street Journal has reported that the Palm Pre could be heading towards Verizon as early as January 2010 onwards, which is in stark contrast with what CEO Dan Hesse recently spouted concerning Sprint’s exclusivity deal which lasts longer than...

WebOS 1.0.2 Update Now Available

06/09/2009, Newly minted Palm Pre owners might want to check out the 1.0.2 WebOS firmware update that was made available over the weekend, where some of the improvements include a more stable working environment as well as a new alarm clock, although we think that...

Palm Pre Gets Vaja Leather Case

06/07/2009, The game has already begun – the Palm Pre looks set to kick off another round of accessories development just like how the iPod, iPhone and other notable portable devices did when they caught on. Vaja will be offering a new premium leather case to...