Palm Pre and Pixi owners receive $50 mail-in rebate on $599 HP TouchPad

Want a new HP TouchPad, but find its $599 price tag to be rather intimidating? Well, you are one fortunate soul if you happen to own a Palm Pre or Palm Pixi (with the Plus versions of both models), as owners of said smartphones are eligible for a $50 mail-in rebate for the 32GB HP TouchPad. Granted, that is less than 10% of the retail price, but every little bit […]


Palm Pre Plus And Pixi Plus Now Available On O2 UK

We already knew that O2 UK would be offering the Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus sometime soon, and now the carrier has finally put the phones up on offer. While most folks are busy drooling over the recent HTC devices that have been making waves over in the UK, if you don’t want to follow the crowd and use Google’s Android OS, then webOS would be a nice alternative, […]


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

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 II and the Pantech Pursuit, where they will retail for $50, $150, $130 and $50, respectively, albeit on the standard […]


Verizon Lowers Prices Of The Palm Pre Plus And Pixi Plus

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 $100 after rebates about two months back. Despite the price drop, the $Pre Plus at Walmart is still slightly cheaper, since it’s going for free. These […]


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Slacker Radio offers service on bevy of Palm devices

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 other Slacker applications on both the BlackBerry and iPhone, you are able to create custom stations, choose from more than 120 expert-programmed genres […]


Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus now on Verizon website

Verizon’s website has been updated to show off the modestly updated Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus which we saw at CES 2010, and they will retail for $149.99 and $99.99, respectively, after tying yourself down to a 2-year contract of course. Interestingly enough, the Pixi Plus has a special offer where you can buy one and get the other for free. These webOS devices won’t make a big splash […]


GSM Versions Of Pre Plus And Pixi Plus Confirmed?

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 P121UNA units in their systems from Palm. The P101 and P121 are the numeric codes for Palm’s Pre Plus and Pixi plus respectively. The “UNA” […]


Palm Pre Plus And Pixi Plus Pricing Rumor

This is still at “rumor” status, but if you’ve been wondering about the price of the Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus even since Palm announced them during CES 2010, word is going around that the Palm Pre Plus will be going for $149.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate and customary contract, while the Pixi Plus will be going at a promotional price of $99.99 after some rebates. If that’s […]


Palm Press Conference Wrap-Up

[CES 2010] Palm picked up a slew of accolades at CES last year with the release of their pre smartphone as well as its webOS, but somehow they did not manage to translate that success on the commercial front to one huge money spinning business. Well, let us hope that things will look up for them this year with all the hard work put in, and here’s a more detailed […]


Palm pixi plus

[CES 2010] Finally, Palm came up with their pixi plus a few months after their pixi (read our pixi review) made headlines. This smartphone is targeted at those who want to make their maiden jump to the wrorld of smartphones, and the most important addition to the pixi plus would be the inclusion of Wi-Fi. Of course, fashionistas will disagree as they would place the five interchangeable color covers for […]


Verizon To Offer Palm Pre Plus and Palm Pixi Plus

If you’re a Palm fan and are looking out for more developments from Palm, the good news is that Verizon Wireless will be carrying the Palm Pixi, as well as the Palm Pre. The official names of these phones from Verizon should be dubbed the Palm Pre Plus, and Palm Pixi Plus. Word is that these phones will be shipping webOS version 1.3.5, so hopefully you won’t have to upgrade […]