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Palm’s Pixi Plus and Pre Plus have been promoted to official status. The official announcement was made by Palm and Verizon at CES 2010, in which 25th January was mentioned as the arrival date. Both of these phones bring with them increased storage space, improved and attractive look with Pixi getting Wi-Fi capability. In other words, minor nature update is the best way to describe these two phones.
The days of 3D accelerated games making their way to Palm based handsets are far from over. Infact it would be right to say that this is just the beginning of the many interesting games that would be arriving on the Palm platform. Another 3D shooter game has been ported to Palm Pre and it is none other than Quake.
If you thought that Need for Speed Underground was the only high profile gaming title you would get on your Palm Pre, then think again. Doom has made its way to Palm Pre and it is shining thanks to the enhanced graphical support from the just launched webOS 1.3.5
A few days back, we informed you about the arrival of ProSwitcher for iPhone, an app that enabled multitasking on the premium mobile phone from Apple. Another Palm item has made its way to the iPhone. Enter PreBrowser v1.0 for iPhone, which is based on a Palm Pre theme, supports tabbed browsing and other cool stuff.
A few hours back, we informed you about Sprint confirming the arrival of webOS 1.3.5. Palm has started pushing the webOS 1.3.5 upgrade for Palm Pre and Palm Pixi users. As it turns out the latest webOS upgrade brings with it a lot of changes at the system level as well at the individual application levels. Listed below is an official changelog that describes all the improvements and new features webOS 1.3.5 brings.
According to Sprint’s support article, webOS 1.3.5 will be hitting your Palm Pre handset today. How would you get the update you ask? Well it turns out you don’t have to do anything. Palm will send your Palm Pre automated notification that allows you to accept the software installation or delay until later. The latest webOS update brings bug fixes, enhances performance and more.
iPhone has just reached a new milestone. For the first time, iPhone has managed to gain a higher top spot than Microsoft in the U.S market share by gaining the second spot. This one will be specially enjoyed and cherished by Apple since it involves bettering their fierce Redmond based rivals.This interesting bit of information was collected via a report from none other than comScore.
Good news for Europe based Palm users. webOS 1.3.1 has landed in Europe as promised. Palm users on O2 can upgrade to the latest webOS update. The arrival of webOS 1.3.1 means now users can enjoy a handful of new features such as browser cookies support, playing video in full screen mode and more.
It has been less than a month since the launch of Droid and already we are hearing news of Droid prices being dropped. Amazon has reduced the Droid price to $150, whereas Dell is now selling the first Android 2.0 powered phone for just $120. Verizon is still selling the device for $200. These price drops just makes one wonder what could be the reason for this sort of action. Is it the beginning of the end for the so called iPhone killer? The following paragraphs bring to light a couple of rational explanation that would help in answering this question.
Among many things which are missing from , one thing which was missing for Palm handset users was the lack of a Facebook app. Well all that has changed now. Yes, webOS users now have their very own Facebook app. But that is the only exciting thing about this whole app. It doesn’t have a lot of features to talk about.