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by Annie Latham
Aug 01, 2009
Here's the Pre News we missed last week and a little bump for some other stories we wanted to revisit.  Let's Talk Pre! > Roger that.   Looks like Roger McNamee, managing director and co-founder of...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 30, 2009
We didn't get Visual Voicemail on the Pre.  Which means we have to call in to our voicemail to hear our messages.  ...Which means waiting while that hateful woman (who, come to think of it, is...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 29, 2009
The company tried its best to paint a pretty picture, but there was no escaping the reality of the numbers for Sprint's second quarter 2009: Bad news: There was a net subscriber loss of 257,...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 29, 2009
comScore, a company that specializes in measuring the digital world, has released an analysis of recent online trends related to the June debut of the Palm Pre (including Sprint's "Now Network"...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 28, 2009
A lot of folks were "Talkin' Pre" again this week and there were definitely some recurring themes. Here's the stuff we didn't get to last week. Read on for creepy ad tweets, iTunes Whack-a-mole,...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 23, 2009
We think the Mojo SDK, documentation, and emulator does a pretty darn good job of helping developers work with the Pre.  But if you're looking for something a little different, Genuitec has...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 22, 2009
A lot of folks were "Talkin' Pre" last week. The wireless world was pretty darn active too. Here are some tidbits that were wending their way around the net that we missed. Revisiting the...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 15, 2009
It appears that you should no longer have problems getting a Palm pre at Sprint Retail locations.  An analyst at JNK Securities ran a survey at 50 Sprint stores and concludes that It has been...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 13, 2009
You can now get live baseball on your Pre, including live audio, video highlights, and an expanded scoreboard.  MLB.com put out a press release announcing MLB.com Mobile Premium Service for the...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 06, 2009
  Sprint just took home one of the world’s top advertising prizes at the 56th Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival on June 27 for its tech-savvy Now Network™ campaign. Sprint beat out...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 02, 2009
Palm has said repeatedly that they're not concerned about Palm Pre sales numbers because the smartphone market is growing fast enough to accommodate multiple players. So it should come as no...
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by Annie Latham
Jul 01, 2009
  There has been talk about the webOS Centro equivalent for some time. Well today, John Paczkowski at All Things Digital's Digital Daily wrote about the possible November arrival of the Palm Eos...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 30, 2009
Palm Pre sales into the channel in June were above 300,000 units with another 70,000 in May, according to Charter Equity Research analyst, Ed Snyder. To put that into perspective, last quarter...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 26, 2009
  Palm's Q4 FY09 results showed a net loss, but it wasn't as a big as many expected and their stock has made a notable jump so far today. Eric Savitz of Barron's Tech Trader Daily kept close tabs...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 17, 2009
It's been over a week since the Palm Pre was released into the world and Apple announced the iPhone 3G S, which will start shipping this week. Add in the iPhone 3.0 update due any minute now (...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 09, 2009
As expected, Apple unveiled a new iPhone (the iPhone 3G S) during the WWDC keynote. They also dropped the price of the current iPhone 3G to $99. The reaction around the Web has been interesting...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 07, 2009
From "Podfather" to "Prefather," two years after his arrival at Palm, Jon Rubinstein has shepherded the Palm Pre and webOS to market.  A story by Hugo Miller and Connie Guglielmo at Bloomberg.com...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 05, 2009
Though Palm's stock (PALM) hit a 52-week high of $13.78 (closing at $13.64 up 9.21%) on Wednesday, after the Pre reviews hit, there still seems to be an undercurrent of uneasiness as folks await...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 01, 2009
On Sunday, Om Malik of GigaOM provided some initial impressions of the Palm Pre. Recurring themes include "Palm on fumes" and "the Pre feels plasticky." On the plus side, webOS got some love...
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by Annie Latham
Jun 01, 2009
MotionApps is doing their best to sell folks on the fact that they've come up with a way to run classic Palm OS apps on the soon to be released, webOS-based Palm Pre. In this short video , they...
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by Annie Latham
May 28, 2009
That's the question that Jason Perlow asked in his Tech Broiler post ("The Ultimate Tablet: On Palm's webOS?") at ZDnet.com.  Perlow muses about the tablet form-factor and the possibilities from...
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by Annie Latham
May 26, 2009
On Monday, Ryan Kim of the San Francisco Chronicle, wrote a story which appeared on the front page of the Business section, about the upcoming "potentially epic battle" between Palm and Apple...
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by Annie Latham
May 20, 2009
Best Buy just announced that they will begin selling the Palm Pre phone June 6 WITHOUT the hassle of mail-in rebates. Customers who buy the Pre at Best Buy Mobile will receive an instant...
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by Annie Latham
May 20, 2009
After reaching its highest level since October 2007, $12.10, Palm's stock [PALM} retreated a bit on Tuesday following the Sprint announcement, closing at $11.68 (down $0.38).  It's down to nearly...
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by Annie Latham
May 13, 2009
Will the comic book industry embrace the Palm Pre?  According to Hervé St-Louis, the founder of Coolstreak Cartoons and founding publisher of the Comic Book Bin, the Palm Pre offers “several...
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by Annie Latham
May 12, 2009
Ryan Kim, a technology writer for the San Francisco Chronicle, wrote a story (“New Palm Pre phone comes with wireless charger”) about the Palm Touchstone, an accessory charging pad for the Palm...
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by Annie Latham
May 07, 2009
A burgeoning community of developers have signed up to participate in webOS “dev camps” that are slated to take place the first weekend after Palm releases webOS and Pre, according to a story by...
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by Annie Latham
May 02, 2009
We received two more tips about possible apps for the Palm Pre/webOS. Sam sent an email to Hulu (www.hulu.com), an online video service that offers hit TV shows, movies and clips, to ask if they...
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by Annie Latham
May 01, 2009
Kudos to Mark Spoonauer at LaptopMag.com for getting “three of the smartest analysts in the wireless biz” to offer their thoughts on a number of Palm Pre-related items. The experts are: Andy...
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by Annie Latham
May 01, 2009
Our tipster, Ian was in Sunnyvale getting his car washed when he saw this. Whose could it be now? A Palm employee?  Member of the board? Inquiring minds want to know. Thanks, Ian!