HP kills off webOS – Good Night Sweet Prince

Back in 2009 HP made a huge industry play by acquiring the slowly declining Palm business and accompanying operating system webOS. At the time it seemed like a wise decision that was assumed to be fueled by a bit of patent libraries and an already established set of technologies that would help HP forge its ...

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The Super Small HP Veer 4G Goes on Sale May 15th

HP last year acquired what was left of Palm for an exuberant amount of change. Since the takeover HP, for the most part has kept pretty quiet about their future plans in the mobile sector. Back in February however, HP announced three new devices. The HP Touch Pad is a 9.7 inch webOS tablet that ...

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HP takes webOS to the next level with the Veer, Pre 3 and the TouchPad

Recently Hewlett Packard bought up what was left of the Palm dynasty. There was much more life left in Palm and its operating system and HP could see this, so they pony upped the 1.2 billion dollars and took a chance. This “chance” is starting to show its face today with HP announcing 3 new ...

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HP’s New Palm Topaz Tablet gets exposed

Awhile back news broke about the giant computer company HP buying out one of the best cell phone companies ever Palm. The buyout came at a perfect time for the pretty much sunken ship Palm and the anticipation as to what HP would do with such a solid cell phone maker was – and very ...

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Verizon Employees Prepping for HP webOS 2.0 and UK Getting it December 6th

  Fans of Palm can rejoice—Verizon Wireless is preparing its employees for the launch of HP webOS 2.0. Not only that, PreCentral has received a tip that webOS 2 will be hitting the UK as an update for the Palm Pre and Pixi series on carrier O2 UK on December 6th. Oh, and pre-orders for unlocked ...

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Angry Birds Wins $100,000 from Palm

The insanely popular app ‘Angry Birds’ has won the top spot in Palm’s PDK Hot Apps Competition and the $100K prize money that goes with the accolades. That’s a pretty hefty chunk of change but not really a surprise when you consider how Angry Birds has become so popular lately. Palm and HP featured the ...

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Palm Pre and Pixi Getting HP webOS 2.0: No Flash Player for Pixi

It is official—The Palm Pre and Pixi are getting webOS 2.0. The ‘Plus’ variations of the devices are getting the update too of course. The only problem? So far, the Palm Pixi and Pixi Plus are not going to be compatible with Adobe Flash 10.1 like the Pre series. This could change at the last ...

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HP webOS 2.0 Is Official—Here’s What’s New

HP recently acquired Palm and has managed to make good on promises—the highly anticipated webOS 2.0 release has been made official. Unsurprisingly, HP has decided to finally brand its Palm acquisition’s products and webOS is now ‘HP webOS’.  Hopefully the control HP is exerting now won’t reverse any of the innovative progress Palm has managed ...

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WebOS 2.0 and Palm Pre 2 Officially Announced

The new webOS 2.0 and the soon to arrive Palm Pre 2 are finally official. The Palm Pre 2 will go on sale as soon as October 22 on France’s SFR carrier. HP is also finally flexing its muscle after acquiring Palm earlier this year—webOS 2.0 is now officially ‘HP webOS 2.0’. Official specs on ...

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Palm Pre 2 Coming to Verizon Soon

The next Palm smartphone will be the Palm Pre 2 and Verizon is going to be one of the first carriers to have it. A leaked training picture showing part of Verizon Wirelesses internal training systems and the Pre 2 was sent into Engadget. It looks like the name Pre 2 might be official as ...

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Palm Pre 2 Photos Leaked Online

The probably launching in November Palm Pre 2 has gotten cleared by the FCC and now some leaked pictures of it have shown up online. MobiFrance got the scoop with pictures after some of the specs for the newest smartphone coming from Palm and HP (who bought Palm recently) showed up on SFR.  The new ...

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Palm Pre 2 Very Real, 1 GHz Processor Confirmed

Just last week, a new Palm smartphone cleared the FCC. Codenamed the P102 or ‘Roadrunner’, this new device is expected to be an update to the Palm Pre with refined styling and some improvements under the hood as well. Thanks to SFR, we now know a little more about this device. Here is a quick ...

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The Palm Pre ‘2’ Clears the FCC

Those new Palm devices that HP promised would be coming next year? The Palm Pre '2' just got FCC approval and thus, a sneak peak for all of us. Codenamed the P102, this device won't be the rumored Palm 'Mansion'. Instead of the full touchscreen and lack of keyboard like the Mansion, the P102 is ...

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WebOS Smartphones from Palm and HP Coming Early Next Year

    Hewlett-Packard (HP) has given the word that it will start producing new smartphones for sale in early 2011. HP bought Palm earlier this year and has been looking forward to putting new life into the once powerful PDA maker that ended up nearly disappearing in the smartphone market. Reuters reported that Eric Cador—Senior VP at ...

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What Is the Palm ‘Mansion’?

  Palm might be releasing a completely new device in the near future. Called the Palm ‘Mansion’, this smartphone is a clear departure from the Palm Pixi and Pre because it will supposedly rely complety on its 800 x 480 screen and lack a physical keyboard. The news comes from PreCentral and a “very reliable tipster.” ...

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