Palm Aims to Make App Distribution and Discovery Better
Today Palm said that developers will now have the tools to integrate webOS apps, widgets and services across the entire internet. Palm will be offering a web site that houses all the apps for webOS, where more information, reviews and other data is available. Palm will let users click on an app from their desktop PC, have an SMS link sent to their phone, and have the app install over the air to the consumer's device. Palm also announced a webOS Plug-in Development Kit, will extend the capabilities of webOS to build plug-ins into apps. This includes C and C++ to enhance apps. Eventually the plug-ins will be integrated fully into webOS SDK later this year. Palm also announced that it is focusing on bringing 3D games to the Palm Apps Catalog from partners such as Glu Mobile and Gameloft.
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Palm, a California company that purchased the rights to the Palm brand from TCL, today launched a new device it calls an ultra-mobile product that "syncs with your smartphone to keep you connected but not consumed." The idea is to allow people to access their vital apps when needed, but keep them from staring at their screen all day — particularly when they are out and about.
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