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AT&T to receive quartet of handsets this June 6th

05/12/2010, AT&T will not steal the thunder from Sprint early June, since the latter will be rolling out the EVO 4G a couple of days earlier compared to four new phones from AT&T on June 6th in the form of the Palm Pixi Plus, the LG Vu Plus, the Samsung Rugby...

Rumor: HP Decides To Kill Its Windows 7 Slate Plans

04/29/2010, This is still very much a rumor at the moment, and considering the amount of publicity the device has got before this, we are more than a little suspicious. Word is going around that HP has decided to kill off its Windows 7 tablet computer, the HP Slate....

HP buys Palm, acquires key smartphone technology

04/28/2010, HP has announced that it will purchase Palm for about $1.2B in cash, which is about a 30% premium on the company’s market value when it was announced. For Palm, it simply means “survival”, but for HP, this could mean having a shot at...

Palm Project Ares Boosts App Development

04/20/2010, Despite Palm being beset by a whole bunch of bad news, at least there are some positive developments coming from the company, as it has just introduced its Ares development tool, allowing developers to create applications within a browser. Since Palm is...

Palm’s SVP Of Software Will Be Leaving The Company

04/19/2010, By now, most of you already know that Palm is going through a rather rough patch, and it had to make some rather juicy offers to its executives in order to ensure that they stay on. Now, word is out that Michael Abbott, Palm’s Senior VP of software...

Verizon Lowers Prices Of The Palm Pre Plus And Pixi Plus

04/01/2010, Bargain shoppers will probably want to take note that Verizon Wireless has lowered the contract pricing of the Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus to $50 and $30, respectively. This is a nice price reduction, considering that those devices were going for $150 and...

AT&T Gets Dell Aero And Palm Devices

03/22/2010, If you’re getting bored of the Android-powered phones being offered by Motorola and HTC, you might be interested to hear that AT&T has officially announced that it will be carrying Dell’s Aero, its first Android-powered smartphone in...

Google Now Allows You To Check If Stock Is Available Nearby

03/11/2010, Have you ever been in a scenario where you google for an item online, find it at a store nearby, fight through traffic to get there, only to find out that it’s out of stock? Well, Google is looking to help you tackle that issue, with its latest...

Fujitsu PalmSecure LT Just Launched

03/01/2010, Fujitsu has just launched a more cost-effective device using its PalmSecure technology that reads a palm’s veins pattern to identify individuals. If you wonder, the blood has to circulate so cutting a hand like it is sometimes shown in movies...

Slacker Radio offers service on bevy of Palm devices

02/05/2010, Owners of the Palm Pre, Pre Plus, Pixi and Pre Plus need not sit around and mope anymore with news of Slacker Radio offering the ability to tune in to Slacker Radio wherever they are, thanks to the erstwhile free Slacker Radio app. Similar in nature to...

Alcatel Android Phone Leaked

02/01/2010, You might not see too many Alcatel phones at your local store, but here’s one to remind you that they still make interesting phones. If you mistakenly thought that it was a Palm Pre, you’ll be forgiven, as it certainly looks like it ripped the...

GSM Versions Of Pre Plus And Pixi Plus Confirmed?

01/24/2010, The smart money is on Palm releasing GSM versions of Verizon’s Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus, but if you wanted some confirmation of a certification body, you can check out a report from the folks over at TUV Rheinland, who have listed P101UNA and...