Palm's webOS 1.2.1 Fixes Exchange Glitch and iTunes Sync
Palm recently announced that a minor update to webOS will be pushed to end-user devices over the next few days. webOS 1.2.1 repairs an issue with Microsoft Exchange, and re-enables syncing with iTunes 9.0.1.
Hands On with HP's Elite x3
HP is jumping back into phones at a completely unexpected time. HP made quite a few iPAQ Windows smartphones back in the day (2004-2009, to be precise.) Then they bought Palm and infamously drove that into the ground.
Gmail for Android Gains Microsoft Exchange Support
Google today said the global Android Gmail app is set to add support for Microsoft Exchange. "Whether you're on Google Apps or Exchange, you can use the Gmail app on any Android device to send and receive mail," said Google in a blog post.
Gmail Bolstered with Exchange Tasks
Google today made its Gmail application for Android devices more useful to those who use Microsoft Exchange services. The latest version of Gmail adds support for Exchange tasks.
LG to Add Mobile Component to TVs Via WebOS 3.0
LG will use its webOS platform to let smartphone owners connect directly to their smart TV. The company plans to show off new TV sets at the CES trade show next month.
Awareness API from Google to Power Contextually Aware Apps
Developers will soon be able to make their apps aware of their surroundings thanks to the new Awareness API. The API can support up to seven different signals at once, including time, location, places, beacons, headphones, activity, and weather, to deliver contextually aware information.
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Apple pushing the limits of vertical integration
1. Open iTunes sync to third party devices.
2. Decouple the iTunes Store from the iTunes application.
US &/or EU regulators will not forever allow Apple to dominate both online music store & portable music player markets and use exclusive vertical integration between iTunes & iPod to lock out would be competitors.
Palm's doing this because they're about to fail....
This is unfortunate- the Palm Pre is a good second choice to the iPhone.
If not, how do I get it back? TIA.