Palm 2008 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Palm Articles for 2008

iPhone vs. Android: a Study in Contrasts

Apple's iPhone OS and Google's Android OS have a great deal in common; both are Linux-based operating systems for smartphones. But Ed Hardy's latest editorial discusses the dramatic differences[...]

Palm Treo Pro Review

Palm's latest smartphone runs Windows Mobile 6.1 Pro and offers 3G, Wi-Fi, GPS, and more. Antoine Wright brings us this review.

Palm Treo 800w Review

The Treo 800w is Palm's latest smartphone for business users, and its first with Wi-Fi and GPS. Adama Brown brings us a review of this Windows Mobile 6.1 device.

Palm Centro for AT&T Review

AT&T is now offering the Palm Centro, and Antoine Wright brings us a review of this low-cost, consumer-oriented, Palm OS smartphone.

Palm OS II Devices on Track for Release in Early 2009

One of Palm's vice presidents has promised that his company is on course to have the first model running a new Linux-based version of the Palm OS on the market[...]

Palm Treo Pro Revealed

A slip-up by Palm, Inc. may have given the world an advance look at this company's next smartphone, the Treo Pro.

Widen Your Choices with Unlocked Smartphones

Brighthand's Editor-In-Chief uses his latest editorial to try to be sure those who are in the market for a new smartphone are aware of a little-used option: unlocked devices.

Palm Treo 850 Pics and Information Leaked

Various websites have pictures and information on the Treo 850, an upcoming smartphone from Palm.

Internet Explorer Mobile 6 with Flash, Faster Rendering Debuting Soon

A new, significantly enhanced, version of Microsoft's web browser for smartphones should be available for some models before the end of this year.

New Photo Circulating of Palm’s Next High-End Treo

A new photo of an upcoming smartphone from Palm Inc. -- code-named Drucker but likely to be marketed as the Treo 800w -- has now been seen for the first[...]

High Capacity SD Support May Be Coming to the Palm TX, T5, and LifeDrive

So far, Palm has shown little interest in bringing support for SDHC cards to its traditional handhelds, but a developer may handle the job, if there's enough interest. *UPDATED*

Palm Centro for AT&T First Impressions Review

AT&T has just launched the Palm Centro, and Antoine Wright brings us his first thoughts of this consumer-oriented, Palm OS smartphone.

Palm Promises Next-Generation Operating System by Mid-2009

In a conference call with industry analysts yesterday, Palm's CEO promised that devices running its next operating system would be on the market by the middle of next year.

More Information on Palm OS II Trickles Out

In a recent interview, Palm's Chief Financial Officer gave some new details on the Linux-based operating system his company is developing.

Will the Recession Affect Smartphone Sales? Yes

In his latest editorial, Brighthand's Editor-In-Chief gives his predictions on how the smartphone market will fare during the current economic downturn in the United States.

Moving to Symbian/S60: PIM Data Fun

Antoine Wright continues his series of editorials talking about his experiences moving from a Palm OS smartphone to one running Symbian/S60. Today's recounts his difficulties wirelessly synchronizing Personal Information Management[...]

Developer Commits to Adding High-Capacity SD Card Support to Many of Palm’s Handhelds

Although Palm has shown little interest in bringing support for SDHC cards to its traditional handhelds, a third-party developer has promised to take on the job.

Most Popular Smartphones and Handhelds of July

Each month, Brighthand publishes a list of the handhelds and smartphones that readers have shown the most interest in during the preceding four weeks.

AT&T Certifies the Palm Treo Pro

AT&T has added the Palm Treo Pro to its Specialty Vertical Device list, which means that it has certified that this smartphone is fully compatible with its 3G wireless network.

Developer Brings Google Maps My Location Service to Palm OS

An enterprising developer has created an application that replicates Google Maps' My Location feature on Palm OS Treos.