Palm Pre pt 1 – Talking for the first time (Hello World)

Not content with re-entering the race with a brand new device, and first mainstream mobile phone wireless charger, the Touchstone, they have also developed a new operating system, the webOS, which uses Mojo.

Mojo is an MVC (Model-View-Controller) application framework, based on the HTML 5, CSS, and JavaScript web standards. Applications that are built using Mojo can be run at native speeds and have access to a wide range of APIs to access device specific functions and services.
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Palm Pre, video, and the connected consumers.

Palm. Palm. Palm.
Just a short few years ago – 2007, actually – they were posting a 43% drop in profit for the same quarter in the previous year, with reports that “hundreds” of employees were having their security passes deactivated during fire drills.

These days, Palm are getting their swagger on. With a brand new device, why shouldn’t they feel more confident?
Shipping over 100,000 of their flagship Palm Pre devices, with another 100,000 in July and 200,000 estimated to ship in August. Completely destroying Sprint’s current sales record in the process.

Not content with re-entering the race with a brand new device, and first mainstream mobile phone wireless charger, the Touchstone, they have also developed a new operating system, the webOS. Continue reading