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Palm Pre premiere in NYC

06/05/2009, We’re at the NYC Palm Pre premiere in where Alfredo and Ellen (left and right in the photo above) have become the first Palm Pre customers. We hope that they have fun with their new gadget while the rest of you will have to wait until tomorrow to...

Palm Pre Remains Sprint Exclusive For Whole Of 2009

05/29/2009, This just about adds up that other companies like AT&T and Verizon are looking forward to offering the Palm Pre to the masses when Sprint’s exclusivity ends, after all, there is just half a year or so left on our calendar for 2009. Do you think...

Verizon Gets The Palm Pre In 6 Months

05/28/2009, Lowell McAdam, the CEO of Verizon, said today that his company would get the Palm Pre and the Blackberry Storm 2 in about six Months. The news helped push Palm’s stock to $11.66 (+9.31%) at publish time. Back in December, Palm’s price hit...

Palm Pre Syncs With iTunes Like An iPhone

05/28/2009, Fortune has published a short article to remind eveyone that the Palm Pre does sync with iTunes “seamlessly”. The catch is: it works only for non-DRM (copy protected) music files, as Palm can’t use Apple’s DRM system. This is a...

Skyfire 1.0 Has Launched

05/27/2009, The Skyfire team has been working on polishing its web browser before the 1.0 milestone that just launched now. From the version 0.9, Skyfire has improved the user interface (the zoom+scroll in particular), search and even power consumption. Windows...

Zhiing: Location Based Messaging for All Smartphones

05/27/2009, No sign up is required to get this free downloadable application that allows users to send their location to their contacts via text (Zhiing)messages. When at a restaurant, you can send your location to a friend and he / she will receive turn-by-turn...

Diamond Studded Nokia E71

05/26/2009, Here’s one for rappers as well as those who love walking around with plenty of bling in their pockets – the diamond-studded Nokia E71 from Continental Mobiles. Exclusively hand-tailored in England, it comes with an added advantage over a...

Best Buy to Launch Palm Pre in Two Phases

05/22/2009, There has been rumors yesterday about Best Buy Mobile having low inventory for the Palm Pre launch. According to BGR, the rumor might be true and Best Buy Mobile will launch in two phases: Phase 1 will be from June to July with super low inventory and...

Palm Pre for $849 @ BestBuy (Ouch!)

05/21/2009, Wasn’t the Palm Pre supposed to be available for $549 without a contract? Not according to Best Buy. In anticipation of the (engineered?) shortage, BestBuy is setting the price at $849.99, so that you’ll have a hard time choosing between a...

BlackBerry Storm 2 To Arrive in June?

05/19/2009, June could be the busiest month for smartphone releases. Now, the word on the street is that the Blackberry Storm for Verizon could arrive in June (end of June), as Verizon is reportedly training employees right now. Apparently, WIFI will be included....

HTC Touch Pro 2 Arriving on June 12 (Maybe)

05/18/2009, June is going to be a rich month, in terms of smartphones. The HTC Touch Pro 2 might join the iPhone Gen 3 and the Palm Pre in the launch parade of the summer. In the UK, the June launch is now a quasi-certainty as retailers are displaying an expected...

DIY Screen Repair For iPhones

05/14/2009, No matter how much you love your iPhone, accidents do happen, and if you’re unfortunate enough to suffer from a broken iPhone display, don’t shed a tear just yet. iFixit has revealed a detailed explanation on removing and replacing the...

HTC Willow for Sprint: Live Photos

05/13/2009, Real-world photos of the HTC willow have appeared on PPCgeeks. By all accounts, this is a Sprint phone. It looks like a descendant of the Dash bit it comes with HTC’s Inner Circle, also present in the HTC Snap. Let’s look at what’s...