Palm Pre Smartphone

  1. Smartphone Shake-up: Hewlett-Packard Acquires Palm

    April 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT With all the focus on the iPhone, Android phones, BlackBerries, and whatever Microsoft is coming out with, it’s sometimes easy to forget about that other smartphone company—Palm. The struggling company today was acquired by computer giant Hewlett- ...

  2. Mobile Apps Make Gains

    April 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Steady growth in apps downloads should continue unabated as mobile technology becomes further entrenched in the digital mainstream. There were more than 150,000 applications available in the Apple App Store as of March 2010, and Apple reported 3 b ...

  3. Music Apps Discover Devices Not Called iPhone

    February 23, 2010 12:00 AM EST Ever since the iPhone shook up the mobile entertainment space with the App Store, its competitors have rushed to create similar experiences for app developers and customers alike. While they remain far behind in the total number of apps created, p ...

  4. Sony Taps Azuki For Mobile Push

    November 11, 2009 12:00 AM EST Sony Music Entertainment has selected Azuki Systems to create mobile versions of select Web sites. The first to be optimized for mobile viewing will be Michael Jackson's official site. The mobile version of Jackson's site includes news, ...

  5. Pre Helps Palm Narrow Loss, Unveils Share Sale

    September 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Robust sales of the Pre smartphone helped Palm Inc post a smaller-than-expected loss, but a tepid second-quarter sales forecast and a plan to sell more shares helped snuff out a rally and sent its shares down nearly 2% on Thursday. Palm, which has ...

  6. Palm Unveils Pixi Phone, May Be Overshadowed

    September 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Palm Inc on Wednesday announced a lower-priced smartphone in the same family as its popular Palm Pre smartphone, although the move may be overshadowed by rival product launches by Motorola Inc and Apple Inc. Palm said it will start sales of the Pi ...

  7. Suspense Builds Ahead Of Apple Extravaganza

    June 05, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Apple Inc kicks off its annual developers' extravaganza on Monday (June 8) under a tight lid of secrecy, with investors expecting the electronics maker to unveil new or cheaper versions of its popular iPhone. Thousands of customers, developer ...

  8. Sprint To Sell Palm Pre For $200 After Rebate

    May 19, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Sprint Nextel Corp said on Tuesday it would begin selling the long-awaited Palm Pre smartphone on June 6 for $199.99 with a two-year service agreement and after a $100 mail-in rebate. The Pre will run on Sprint's 3G network and feature person ...

  9. Briefs: Ticketmaster Goes Paperless, Buzz Media Cuts Staff, Artist Merch Tips and More

    April 02, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- Ticketmaster will introduce its paperless ticketing technology in Canada with a Metallica concert on October 12. ( Press release ) -- Blogs may be the future, but they may not pay the bills as well as once thought. Buzz Media , formerly Buzznet ...