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Virtual Keyboard Discovered In webOS 2.0

12/06/2010, We previously noticed that there were references to a virtual keyboard in webOS 2.0 and now that the operating system is available (on the Pre 2), some folks out there have taken the time to tinker and confirmed the existence of a virtual keyboard. All...

Rumored Palm Mansion to Sport 5-Inch Display

11/19/2010, Rumors are circulating around HP Palm’s next-generation webOS 2.0 offering codenamed the Palm Mansion. That device is said to have a 5-inch WVGA screen that has a resolution of 480 X 800, which would make it comparable to the Android-powered Dell...

Five Future Palm Devices Appear In webOS 2.0 Code?

11/07/2010, Think that Palm can improve on the recently-unveiled Palm Pre 2 by introducing newer devices? While there isn’t any official confirmation of such a move just yet, some folks have found some device names hidden within SFR’s webOS 2.0 build for...

XDA Developers Planning To Port webOS To HTC Hero

11/01/2010, Palm devices may not be the most popular phones out there at the moment, but there are plenty of webOS fans out there. While not everybody might be hot on getting Palm’s hardware, there are many who wish that the software was available for other...

Nokia N900 Can Run Unmodified webOS Games

10/25/2010, Some interesting benefits have surfaced due to the similar methods of developing native Linux apps by Palm and Nokia, namely SDL 1.2. Taking into account the hardware similarities between the Palm Pre and the N900 (OMAP3430, PowerVR SGX, and OpenGL ES 2.0...

AT&T Palm Pixi Plus Gets webOS 1.4.5 Update

10/12/2010, It’s taken a little while to arrive but HP has finally announced that AT&T’s Palm Pixi Plus will be getting the webOS 1.4.5 update, so you should be able to hit the “Updates” application on your AT&T Pixi Plus to grab the...

New Palm Models P102UNA And P102EWW Mentioned

09/27/2010, We must be inching closer towards the announcement of new Palm devices as the Palm models P102UNA and P102EWW have received their US and Canadian certifications. In case you aren’t familiar with the naming conventions, the former should...

HP webOS Tablet To Be Similar To The iPad?

09/20/2010, We’ve been looking forward to a cool webOS-powered tablet device ever since HP acquired Palm and now an email from HP’s Peter Helm to the Palm Developer Community states that webOS will be used on tablet-style devices similar to the iPad....

webOS 2.0 Promises Many New Features

08/31/2010, Palm, and now HP after the acquisition, has introduced some new features for developers to take advantage of in webOS 2.0 that should make the platform enticing and more scalable. Some of the new features of webOS 2.0 introduced would definitely help...

HP sells webOS smartphones as bundle with new PCs

08/27/2010, HP must be finding it difficult to push out its inventory of webOS-powered smartphones if they have started to push its handsets as part of a PC bundle. HP’s website did point towards a free Palm Pixi whenever you decide to bring home a performance...

Addictive Angry Birds Game Hits webOS 1.4.5

08/25/2010, Anybody who has played some of the games on Apple’s iOS platform will probably have come across the incredibly addictive Angry Birds game before, and if you happen to be addicted to it but don’t have an iOS device, there is some good news, as...

HP webOS Tablet To Arrive In Early 2011

08/19/2010, webOS fans out there should be quite happy to hear that HP’s Personal Systems Group VP Todd Bradley has stated in a conference call discussing the company’s latest financial results that the webOS powered tablet will be arriving in early 2011....

webOS 2.0 Roadrunner Device Appears In App Logs

08/12/2010, This is still very much unconfirmed at this point, so you might want to take it with a pinch of salt. A webOS developer has been going through some app log data and has recently found an entry for a device dubbed “Roadrunner” and a spot for...

webOS 1.4.5.1 update to arrive on Sprint phones today?

08/10/2010, While Sprint did post a changelog for the webOS 1.4.5.1 update, it more or less confirms that the update will be released today – although it has yet to be confirmed whether the release has hit Sprint handsets already. Do leave a comment if your...