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Time, Inc. officially calls it quits on TouchPad
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 20, 2012
If there's anybody close to as embarrassed as HP is by how things have gone with regards to the TouchPad, it's got to be the partners they dragged up on that stage at Think Beyond last year...
Lock Screen Exhibition
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 20, 2012
Exhibition is really one of the under-appreciated features of webOS, despite the power of glanceable information it brings to bear. The big limitation is that it's confined to the Touchstone...
App Review: Workout by SpeedyMarks
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 19, 2012
Interval training is defined as physical training that alternates between high-intensity work and periods of low-intensity work. For maximum effect the high-intensity workout is supposed to be near...
Use your smartphone to help break bad habits (and form good ones)
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 19, 2012
We've all got a few. Even the most physically-fit and mentally-sound among us carry a few around with them every day. They're bad habits, and the science of understanding the formation of...
JogStats
REVIEW
by Derek Kessler
Feb 17, 2012
Way back in the day when you went for a run, you just ran. Then came the Walkman, which brought music. Pedometers gave us our first logging capabilities, but that was fairly rudimentary. In recent...
Fitness Month
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 17, 2012
The quest to get thinner, stronger, faster, and healthier with webOS Nation and Mobile Nations continues! We’ve survived two whole weeks! And while some of us have faltered — due to...
WP Central
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 16, 2012
In our very first edition of Themed we took a look at webICS, a theme that applied an Android 4.0-layer of Ice Cream over the webOS UI. A lot of theming work is done to make one device look like...
WP Central
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 16, 2012
The tablet wars are heating up! Apple is getting set to announce the iPad 3 next month. BlackBerry is going to release a major PlayBook OS update any day. The Kindle Fire is hot as is the...
Hoping Android falters won't work
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 16, 2012
Yesterday HP CEO Meg Whitman spoke at the HP Global Partner Conference in Las Vegas, touching on HP's multi-year commitment to webOS. It's stuff we like to hear - that even though it will...
Mobile Nations
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 16, 2012
Kevin, Phil, Derek, Daniel, and Rene discuss RIM's new CEO and what it means for BlackBerry in 2012, the unstoppable Android, iPad 3 vs. Windows 8 tablets, Chinese working conditions, and...
Isis
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 15, 2012
It was just yesterday morning that HP outed their new Isis browser for webOS and the QtWebKit rendering engine, and now our favorite webOS homebrew team is buckling down to make it work on current...
webOS on Android hardware
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 15, 2012
webOS and Android both have something very fundamental in common - they're based off of the Linux open source kernel. Up until the decision to go open source, Palm and then HP used a custom...
Meg Whitman
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 15, 2012
HP CEO Meg Whitman took to the stage at HP's Global Partner Conference in Las Vegas today, and what she said was both encouraging and left us with our mouths hanging wide open. According to...
The webOS Wish List: Refined cursor placement
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 15, 2012
You're typing away on your TouchPad, pounding out a good paragraph or two in response to an email from the boss. You look it over, noticing that you wrote horde instead of horse, and you're...
webOS Nation
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 14, 2012
You know who you are. You're the one that lives and breathes webOS. You've racked up hundreds of dollars in App Catalog charges, use your TouchPad more than your laptop, roll with your own...
Zen and Tech
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 14, 2012
Georgia and Rene discuss sex and dating tips for Valentine's day, whether you're single, broken up, just starting a new relationship, ready to get serious, or been together forever and...
webOS
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 14, 2012
Today saw the release of HP's February code commitment from the Open webOS roadmap. Also on the roadmap for this month was the governance structure HP intended to implement for the open source...
Enyo
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 14, 2012
Today HP is delivering on the roadmap they laid out last month and releasing all at once their February commitment. On the docket are the UI widgets needed for Enyo 2.0 app development, how webOS...
Chinese Checkers
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 13, 2012
Little known fact: Chinese checkers is neither checkers nor Chinese. The game originated from 1892 Germany, and was itself an evolution of a square American board game caled Halma. But that doesn...
The webOS Wish List: Advanced camera controls
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 13, 2012
We're not going to sugar coat this one - the camera on the Pre3 is the best camera to grace a webOS device, and it's okay. It's not great, but it's decent. But it's saddled with...
Celebrating ten years of Treo
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 12, 2012
Just a few days ago we were looking back at one year since HP had announced the Veer, Pre3, and TouchPad and marveling at all that had happened in just the preceding 365 days. But webOS Nation...
USA Today
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 10, 2012
The App Catalog on the HP TouchPad might not have the most expansive selection in the tablet space, but it's got some pretty decent apps in it. One of those is the free USA Today app, which...
Promo Code Gift Code
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 10, 2012
So it turns out that this week is App Catalog Access Week for the webOS Wish List. We already touched on the need to expand the App Catalog to more than the less-than-a-dozen countries currently...
webOS Nation
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 10, 2012
It hasn't been that long since we kicked off our name change, and as promised, 2012 is bringing more than just a new name to the site. Last night our extraordinary team pulled off a combination...
Article
by Derek Kessler
Feb 09, 2012
The quest to get thinner, stronger, faster, and healthier with iMore and Mobile Nations continues! We’ve survived the first week of Mobile Nations Fitness Month. We’ve set our goals and whether we...
Article
by Derek Kessler
Feb 09, 2012
All Homebrew apps at webOS Nation are provided without warranty of any kind and are for testing purposes only These apps are generally to be regarded as in Beta. All apps in our Homebrew section are...
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 09, 2012
This time last year, Derek, Dieter, and Riz were running around San Francisco's Fort Mason Center covering what turned out to be the biggest planned event in the history of webOS. It was the...
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 09, 2012
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 09, 2012
Launched in January 2009, webOS Nation is the number one site for webOS news, reviews, and discussion. webOS Nation evolved from the already-established community of Palm fans and experts at...
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by Derek Kessler
Feb 08, 2012
Ready to jump into the wide world of homebrew on your TouchPad, Pre, or Veer? Alright! Here's what you need: Your webOS tablet or smartphone A computer, Mac or PC, connected to the...