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 […]


Rubinstein: Palm Pre, Pre Plus and Pixi not getting webOS 2.0 upgrade

This is bad news for owners of the original Palm Pre, Pre Plus and Pixi, as according to folks to talked who Jon Rubinstein after HP’s webOS event, it has been confirmed that said devices won’t be receiving the previously promised update to webOS 2.0. According to Rubinstein, Palm had missed a product cycle in the midst of its financial troubles and subsequent acquisition by HP and the older products […]


Palm Pre Plus for just one cent

Are you on a rather tight budget at the moment, and yet badly want a smartphone? Let AT&T as well as Verizon help you out, since both of them are offering the Palm Pre Plus which runs on the webOS platform. Those who have given webOS a go will definitely see it come pretty close to the iOS where intuitiveness and visual appeal are concerned. To sweeten the deal, Amazon […]


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 […]


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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 […]


Otterbox Tandiem Series

[CES 2010] Today marks the release of the Otterbox Tandiem Series which features a polycarbonate case with over-molding on a single piece. This means it boasts versatility and offers superior protection to the device that it protects. And just which is the lucky beneficiary? Why, the Palm pre, of course! We’re pretty sure it can fit nicely onto the Palm pre plus that was just announced earlier this morning, where […]


Palm pre plus

[CES 2010] The Palm pre plus was announced earlier today, where it will arrive at Verizon Wireless later on the 25th this month for a yet undisclosed price. Too bad it won’t roll out with webOS 1.4, and what’s different about the pre plus would be the removal of its navigation button without much change on its physical design. The inductive TouchStone back is now a standard on the pre […]


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 […]


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 […]


Palm Pre Plus could happen

CES 2010 is the launchpad for many a new technology, and if rumors are correct, Verizon’s Palm Pre could possibly receive a direct upgrade, as the company’s internal systems have pointed to a “Palm Pre Plus” without divulging any further tantalizing morsels of information. What does the Pre Plus suggest – could it mean that we’ll get more storage (with a memory card slot) and/or superior performance over the current […]