HP Selling Palm Phones for Free, Pushes webOS 1.4.5
HP is currently offering both the Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus for free to new AT&T and Verizon Wireless customers who purchase through the HP web store. Verizon Customers who choose the Pre Plus will get a free Bluetooth headset. HP is selling the Sprint Pre for $100, and the Sprint Pixi for $20. HP and Palm have also made webOS 1.4.5 available for download. This minor webOS update offers improved security, better text-entry within web pages, fixes a podcast bug, and better supports the webOS PDK. The system update is a free download available from Palm's support site.
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.
Verizon's Moto Z Droid Scores Security Update
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HTC 10 Picks Up Security Update, Bug Fix
HTC has begun pushing a minor update to unlocked variant of the HTC 10 smartphone. According to the change log, the update adds the latest security patches, fixes some bugs, and improves system stability.
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.
flip mode said:
I never owned a phone with webOS, but I've messed around with my brother's Pre from Sprint. It's actually pretty fast and easy and watching youtube videos on Sprint EVDO in Chicago was fun.
I agree. ...
Selling Palm phones FREE?
Does anyone else see something wrong with that?? lol
You still have to go through the process of a sale, even if the product is free. Don't be a boob.
Wel, not really