Palm pre

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This is sad to say, but I had pretty much forgotten about Palm until earlier this week when they announced the new Palm Pre 2 and version 2.0 of webOS. Ok, maybe I didn't completely forget that Palm existed, but in my mind I had put them in the same category as Nokia - off my radar. [...]

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Palm Pre: Six Months In

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In mid-June of 2009, Palm sent me a Pre, its first webOS-powered smartphone, to try out as a "Real Reviewer."  That program, I was told, was launched to get the Palm Pre into the hands of a few people Palm could count on to use it daily for an extended period (about six months, to [...]

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Do you need a little help with your Palm Pre Smartphone? Palm Pre Made Simple by Gary Mazo might be just the thing for you. This 348 page paperback book has hidden secrets and useful tricks for Windows and Mac owning Palm Pre users. More details after the jump. ORMOND BEACH, FLORIDA –Friday, October 30, [...]

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If you've been looking for a mobile charger for the Palm Pre or iPhone 3G S, iGo has just announced that their popular multi-tip iGo Everywhere power adapters are now compatible with both of these newest smartphones. Full press release after the jump. SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - July 9, 2009) - iGo multi-device chargers are now [...]

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My time with the Palm Pre has come to an end. As each day has passed, I've grown more fond of this phone, but I still do not see myself switching carriers from AT&T to Sprint for it. It's a nice first generation webOS device from Palm, but it's not quite what I had dreamed [...]

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It's a phone, it's a music player, it's a camera, it's a Palm Pre. Is it good at any of those tasks? I have been trying these feature for the past couple of days and here are the results... Before I get into anything else, I did want to mention that I haven't experienced any [...]

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My Palm Pre didn't see a lot of action yesterday (Day 2). It was my last day of vacation and I spent a good portion of it outside. I did manage to become more comfortable with the user interface, check out the App Catalog and the do a little surfing with the web browser using [...]

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There aren't too many mornings that I wake up excited about a particular gadget. The last time I remember such a morning was June 29th, 2007. That was the day the first iPhone went on sale. My alarm was set early this morning so that I could get to my local Sprint store by 8am [...]

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Sprint is giving 2 lucky winners a FREE Palm Pre with 1 year of Simply Everything service and a Palm Touchstone. This is your chance to talk, text, surf, email, map and plan in real time.  Enter to win and Sprint will notify you when this fully live phone hits the streets. The sweepstakes is [...]

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Palm's press conference at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas just ended a few minutes ago. Since they originally announced this "New-ness" event, quite a few people have been speculating that their announcement would be underwhelming at best. We've been hearing that Palm has been down for the count for months now. As a [...]

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