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How Palm will screw up the Pre, part I

Or, “How the Pre will not save Palm”. Or, “How the Pre was dead before it started.” Or, “How the Pre was unfortunately conceived of by Palm, Inc.” Palm, Inc. has been on the proverbial corporate respirator for a really, really, long time. We all remember the days when it …

Konami code on Facebook

Facebook makes a funny. First read about this here. Summary: enter the Konami code (up up down down left right left right B A Enter) outside of a textbox, and you get lens flares with clicks and down/up keys. Interesting! Looking through the static javascript, you can see the easter …

An Android news day

Lots of Android news today. Cupcake (v1.5) for Android Developer Phone is official from HTC Vodafone Spain is launching the HTC Magic today, apparently Italy’s TIM is getting the HTC Magic Samsung officially announces the I7500 Android phone in Korea Awesome. If you haven’t played with the 1.5 release (Cupcake), …

Cupcake for everone. And it’s good.

Oh, how I love xda-developers. The ugly web forum hangout for all HTC-related hackery. I’ve been there since the early days with my Audivox SMT5600 (aka HTC Typhoon), and on through with a T-Mobile SDA (aka HTC Tornado), T-Mobile MDA (aka HTC Wizard), my current Sprint Touch (aka HTC Vogue), …

My Olin Mobile Application Development Course

Just a little link love for those that might be interested… I’m teaching a Mobile Application Development course at Olin College this semester. The students decided to go Android over Windows Mobile this time around (no iPhone on the menu). Check it out. We’ve all put a lot of love …