Palm Updates webOS to 1.3.5
Palm today released a system software update for the Palm Pre and Pixi for Sprint. The new version of webOS significantly improves the downloading and storage of apps, supporting multiple simultaneous app downloads, downloads in the background, and control over downloads in progress. The update also removes the limit on how much memory can be used for apps. A new feature allows all apps to be updated with one step. Other updates include improved battery life, notifications in landscape mode, plus numerous bug fixes and smaller improvements. Pre ad Pixi owners with Sprint will receive the update automatically.
HP to Shutter WebOS Support January 15
HP recently indicated that it will cease all backend support for WebOS devices on January 15. After that time, WebOS device owners will no longer be able to download or update apps, reset or restore their devices, setup new devices, or retrieve lost passwords.
TCL to Revive Palm with Help from the Tech Community
TCL Communications, the parent company of Alcatel OneTouch, today confirmed to Phone Scoop that it has acquired the Palm brand and plans to revive the failed tech company. "We are interested in the brand because we believe the brand has value," said TCL CEO George Guo.
Google Makes Play Store Apps Smaller to Download
Google today said it has implemented an approach it calls file-by-file patching to cut down the size of app updates. The technique can, on average, reduce the download size by 65% when compared to the original app.
OnePlus 5 Earns Its First Software Update
OnePlus pushed a small bug-fixing update to the OnePlus 5 over the weekend. According to the change log, the improved software resolves app installation and system update failures.
I appreciate the fact that PS doesn't report rumours.
So many times the rumours don't pan out. While I do read other sites like Engadget and BGR, I always know that the information here at PhoneScoop is confirmed.
Absolutely so do I. They did report a rid...
WebOS 1.3.5 just open the way for Doom!
Maybe the Droid is bogging down Verizon's 3G network much like the iPhone is bogging down at&t's network
Ia phone scoop on Christmas break?
Second of all, lets say I'm browsing the internet and get an email that I need to respond to and while I'm res...