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  • Just what is mynewpalm.com?

    2 December 2014, 10:10 pm by: Derek Kessler

    Well, this is all together something unexpected. If you point your browser to palm.com, which you might do for nostalgia's sake from time to time, no longer are you redirected to the HP webOS museum website. Instead it, along with every other palm.com address,…
  • HP is shutting down webOS cloud services — including backups, device set-up, and the App Catalog…

    15 October 2014, 11:21 pm by: Derek Kessler

    Well, it was bound to happen eventually, and now we know exactly the day when HP will flip the switch on the webOS cloud services servers: 15 January 2015. Just barely six years after the Palm Pre was introduced at CES 2009, HP plans to shut off their last…
  • A webOS smartwatch from LG would prove just how right we were!

    2 October 2014, 8:00 am by: webosnation

    If you can dream it, you can do it. Source: The Verge
  • Announcing the winners in our 15 Years of Mobile Nations contest!

    16 September 2014, 9:04 pm by: Marcus Adolfsson

    September 9th, 2014, marked 15 years since the Mobile Nations story began, with the launch of Visor Central. A lot has changed in mobile tech in the years since, but one thing definitely has not — the passion of this great community. The response to our…
  • Celebrating 15 Years of Mobile Nations!

    9 September 2014, 8:46 pm by: Marcus Adolfsson

      On September 9th, 1999, the origin story for Mobile Nations began when VisorCentral launched from my student apartment at University of Florida. Immediately the website became a fixture of the Handspring Visor online community by delivering high quality…
  • Fix a broken Dropbox connection with TapNote

    14 June 2013, 11:57 am by: Adam Marks

    If you create or edit documents with your webOS devices, you have a few third party applications available to you over and above the stock Memos app. One of these options is TapNote by One Crayon that will give you a single app solution that will work on any…
  • Jon Rubinstein: Validated, but Palm sale to HP was "a waste"

    11 June 2013, 9:14 pm by: Derek Kessler

    Given the chance to do things over again, former Palm CEO Jon Rubinstein would not have sold the company to HP. When asked by FierceWireless about whether he would have done anything differently, Rubinstein said that he wouldn't "have sold the company to HP.…
  • HP to issue root certificate fix, ensure continued access to webOS cloud services

    6 June 2013, 1:09 pm by: Derek Kessler

    If you've been watching the webOS Nation Forums or the webOS community on Twitter, you may have seen the troubling reports that a vital "root certificate" on webOS devices is due to expire on July 23, 2013. This certificate is responsible for ensuring secure…
  • Customize Compose Email view options with Email Mega Mix patch

    5 June 2013, 10:18 am by: Adam Marks

    The email app on your webOS smartphone does not offer you a lot of options on how to customize it to your liking, with your only options available are to set your notification sound, set an email signature or reply-to address, adjust your sync and retention…
  • RSVP now for the Talk Mobile 2013 party in NYC on June 6!

    29 May 2013, 9:49 am by: Derek Kessler

    RSVP right now to reserve the hottest ticket in tech! ** TICKET UPDATE ** We have maxed out our RSVP limit for today. Please come back to the site tomorrow at 12 Noon ET and we will be releasing a second wave of tickets. They're going fast, so if you missed…
  • Presenting Talk Mobile 2013!

    29 May 2013, 9:30 am by: Derek Kessler

    Come June 3, we're changing the smartphone conversation Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls. Mobile Nations is proud to present Talk Mobile 2013! Yes, the almighty #tm13 finally gets a name. And a few faces. And, more important, a voice. Several voices, in…
  • Monday Brief: The Nokia Lumia 928, a Galaxy S4 vs HTC One camera shootout, BlackBerry Live, and…

    13 May 2013, 10:21 am by: Ashley Esqueda

    Mobile Nations Podcast Feed Mobile Nations on iTunes Mobile Nations YouTube Iterate 46: Beck, Ohms, Urbanick, and Press   Megapixels and Ultrapixels: The Galaxy S4 versus HTC One camera shootout Welcome to the all-new Android Central app! Sony Xperia…
  • The Great webOS Nation Giveaway: Who won a Verizon Pre3?

    12 May 2013, 7:53 pm by: Derek Kessler

    Maybe it took us a while to get this one judged. But we got it done! There were a lot of really really great entries for our 60 seconds for a Verizon HP Pre3 contest, which made judging who deserved to win one of these rare brand-new webOS smartphones more…
  • Phoenix ACL for TouchPad passes $35,000 Kickstarter goal with 10 days to spare

    12 May 2013, 4:23 pm by: Derek Kessler

    If you've been waiting to get Android apps running on your webOS-powered HP TouchPad (without having to actually install Android, that is), then you might just be one step closer to your desired future. Two weeks ago, webOS upstarts Phoenix International…
  • Jon Rubinstein returns: Former Palm CEO joins Qualcomm's board

    6 May 2013, 9:35 pm by: Derek Kessler

    When Jon Rubinstein came out of retirement from Apple to join Palm way back in 2007, little did he know the odyssey upon which he and Palm were about to embark. From launching the Palm Pre less than two years later, becoming Palm CEO, guiding Palm into HP's…
  • Disable Gesture Area LED when an app is active

    6 May 2013, 1:27 pm by: Adam Marks

    When the physical button on the original Palm Pre was replaced with a virtual capacitive button on the Pre Plus, there was more than just a change to the physical appearance of webOS phones. While both the physical button of the Pre and the capacitive button…
  • Monday Brief: The mysterious AT&T XFON, a cheeky Windows Phone commercial, and more!

    6 May 2013, 9:21 am by: Ashley Esqueda

    Mobile Nations Podcast Feed Mobile Nations on iTunes Mobile Nations YouTube Iterate 45: Briana Wu and Amanda Warner of Revolution 60   AT&T Optimus G Pro hands-on Mystery Motorola device leaked with AT&T apps on board, labeled XFON AT&T Galaxy S4…
  • Clear phone call history

    3 May 2013, 8:30 pm by: Adam Marks

    The Phone app in webOS maintains your complete history of every phone call that was ever placed, received or missed since you activated the device. If you are on a webOS 2.1 or higher, this data is also backed up to your Palm Profile so the call log will…
  • App Giveaway: Othello StockWatch

    30 April 2013, 9:00 pm by: Derek Kessler

    If you're an investor in this day and age, keeping up on your stock portfolio can seem like a daunting task. There's not just the day-to-day progress of your positions, but there are technical indicators and charts and news out the wazoo that you've got to…
  • Last call! Verizon Pre3 60-second video entries close tomorrow

    29 April 2013, 6:01 pm by: Derek Kessler

    Consider this your final reminder. If you want to win one of five brand-new Verizon HP Pre3 smartphones and are totally cool with putting together a video that's no longer than sixty seconds, then you should totally head to the contest post linked below for…

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