All Palm Phones–Free with $50 for webOS Apps


Looks like HP’s bringing some of its distribution power to bear. All Palm phones on US carriers are free, with $50 gift cards for webOS apps. So, if you’re thinking about getting a webOS device today for literally no added cost, now’s the time. Thanks, HP!

Palm Pre Designer Peter Skillman Joins Nokia, Talks Past and Future


It was a bit of a blow learning that the Palm designer Peter Skillman, the point man in the design of the Pre, was leaving the company. Learning as we did last week that he’s joined Nokia to help design MeeGo, which already bears a striking (if unattractive) resemblance to weBOS (see picture above), didn’t […]

Palm Pre Plus vs. HTC Droid Incredible

Laptop Magazine is at it again, this time pitting the winner of their March Madness smartphone contest (the Palm Pre Plus, natch) against the HTC Droid Incredible, the winner of their recent Android roundup. So far, as of 9:40am PST, Team Palm is behind, 57% to 43%, but that’s a dramatic improvement from the 68% […]