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Palm To Compete With Android, iPhone

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by phandroid, Jan 9, 2009.

  1. phandroid

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    Oh geez, where to begin… How’s the weather? And did you know that Palm is no longer comatosed on its deathbed, connected to a heart monitor with a roomful of monks praying at its bedside? Nope. Instead they announced the Palm Pre - the first phone based on Palm’s new operating system dubbed WebOS - and [...]

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  2. N3TWORK BURN3R

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    All i gotta say is, i LOVE that new UI from Palm...its so rediculously RESPONSIVE!
     
  3. Cryptic79

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    Interesting, but Palm is on its last life and it will end soon enough.
     
  4. randel77

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    first video i've see of the pre. the ui does look pretty nice. however, when they look at a web page the text is tiny. The best thing about surfing the web on android is how it reformats the text to fit the screen. Surfing the web on the storm or iphone is such a pain because you have to scroll along the page as you read a sentence.
     
  5. not to mention that if you read the fine print it's not backwards compatible.... but it sure does look nice....
     
  6. maomao

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    Its so sad watching us get destroyed on size and weight specs...lol
     
  7. Cryptic79

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    Size and weight specs mean jack to me. All I care is that it feels comfortable. If a couple of oz is a problem for someone, then the least of their worries is a cell phone.

    My Dash was too small. I like it with a little more meat.
     

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