Posts tagged "Palm"

Court Filing Says Steve Jobs Enforced No-Hire Policy with Palm with the Threat of a Patent Lawsuit

According to a court filing made public on Tuesday, Steve Jobs threatened to sue Palm, citing patent infringement claims, if the the company didn’t agree to refrain from approaching Apple employees for potential jobs.

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HP Discontinues Its iOS Competitors, Drops TouchPad to $99

It is a sad weekend for HP and Palm, as HP has decided to discontinue both the TouchPad as well as webOS phones, including the coveted Pre, effective immediately. Poor sales lead to the too-soon death of devices that showed a strong amount of potential. Unfortunately for webOS, the iPad

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iOS May Get an Overhauled Notification System Soon

Cult of Mac reports that they have received a tip that an overhauled notification system is in iOS’s future. The tip reportedly mentions how Apple is preparing to buy an app development company to assist with the improved notification system. Cult of Mac’s tipster was unsure about which company that

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HP Reveals New webOS Device Lineup, Shamelessly Takes iOS Cues

Jon Rubinstein, former Palm CEO and current HP Senior Vice President, took the stage at a HP/webOS event on Wednesday to reveal a new lineup of webOS 3 devices, which includes two new phones and the highly-anticipated webOS tablet. Rubinstein begins his presentation fiercely by highlighting how Laptop Magazine named

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Virgin Mobile Australia Now Offering iPhone 3G

We thought Australia was pretty lucky to have the choice between Optus, Telstra, or Vodafone for their iPhone 3G plan, but they're about to get even luckier. While us poor saps in the US get to make due with just AT&T, the people in Australia are going from three official iPhone carriers to four; Virgin Mobile has announced that they too will be carrying the iPhone soon.

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