webOS 2010 SmartPhone Articles

Popular webOS Articles for 2010

Adobe Flash Player 10.1 Coming to BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Symbian, MeeGo

Adobe said today that versions of its Flash player are headed for all of the major smartphone operating systems. When available, these will allow a wide range of mobile devices[...]

Palm Pixi Plus Review

Verizon's Palm Pixi Plus is small, light, and inexpensive but still powerful. It runs the webOS, and offers a very robust web browser, built-in keyboard, 3G, Wi-Fi, and much more.[...]

Palm Pre Plus from Verizon Review

The Palm Pre Plus is a webOS-based smartphone offered by Verizon. Jen Edwards says this consumer-oriented device is both easy to use and powerful. It offers a sleek design with[...]

Android OS Will Get Adobe Flash Player 10.1 Beta this Month

Adobe says it will release a beta of Flash Player 10.1 for smartphones running Google's Android OS in a few weeks. This will allow users to access websites that[...]

iPhone OS 4.0 Could Be Demoed Later this Month

Apple is widely expected to unveil its new iSlate tablet computer near the end of this month. According to an unconfirmed report, this will run iPhone OS 4.0, which will[...]

Best Wireless Phone Plans for Students

Many households today are sending their kids off to school with shiny new cell phones and wireless plans in hand. Choices around students' wireless phones can be much more complicated[...]

Several Big Smartphone Announcements Expected at CES This Week

The Consumer Electronics Show -- the 500 pound. gorilla of tradeshows -- is kicking off later this week. A number of companies will be using this event to unveil new[...]

Small System Update for the Palm Pre and Pixi Fixes Big Calendar Bug

Palm has released webOS 1.3.5.1, an updated version of this operating system to fix a bug in that affects those who synchronize a Palm Pre or Pixi with a Microsoft[...]

Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus Coming to Verizon Later this Month

Verizon Wireless has just revealed that it will soon begin offering enhanced versions of the Palm Pre and the Palm Pixi. The new Pre will offer more storage, while the[...]

Palm Pre Plus for AT&T Review

AT&T is launching Palm Pre Plus. Jen Edwards brings us a review of this version of Palm's flagship smartphone, a consumer-oriented model with the very user-friendly webOS and a small[...]

Verizon Starts Trade-In Program for Used Cell Phones

Verizon has started a new program aimed at letting customers dispose of a phone in an environmentally sound way while also benefiting community programs and giving credit toward a new[...]

AT&T’s New Data Plans Good for Most, but Bad for Heavy Users

AT&T made significant changes to its data plans today, cutting the cost it requires smartphone users to pay for service, but also getting rid of the popular unlimited plan.

HP Commits to webOS 2.0 Upgrades for All Palm Smartphones

Users of the Palm Pre and Pixi can breathe easier now that HP has promised to release operating systems upgrades for these smartphones. webOS 2.0 contains enhancements to multitasking and[...]

Sprint Product Roadmap Leaks: HTC WiMAX Phone, BlackBerry Tour2, New Palm Model

A listing of phones on their way to Sprint has appeared on the Web. This includes an HTC model with the 4G standard WiMAX, the recently-revealed BlackBerry Tour2, a mysterious[...]

Adobe Flash for Android OS and webOS Delayed Again

Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen said that Flash Player 10.1 for Google Android OS and Palm webOS won't be released until the second half of the year. A version for BlackBerry[...]

Why are Cell Phone Recycling Rates So Low?

Only 10% of unwanted cell phones are recycled annually, according to the EPA. And that may be an optimistic estimate. Why is the number so low, and what can be[...]

OtterBox Introduces Sliding Cases for the Motorola Droid, Palm Pre

Slider phones like the Motorola Droid and Palm Pre present unique problems for case designers. OtterBox now offers cases that protect these models without interfering with their sliding keyboards.

What Advice Would You Give a First Time Smartphone Buyer?

Smartphones are all the rage right now, and millions of people are considering switching from their old featurephone to an iPhone or a BlackBerry or maybe a Droid. What would[...]

Tuning In to Find Out

An increasing number of people are using smartphones, tablets and other devices to take their television and Internet entertainment on the road. While at home, though, many are still glued[...]

iPhone and HTC EVO 4G Thriving, Palm Is Dead in Smartphone Buying Plans

Smartphone sales are poised for major growth over the next three months, with Apple and HTC on the upswing in consumer preferences and Motorola and RIM on the downswing, says[...]