HP-owned Palm seems to have regained some of its mobile mojo with the launch of webOS 2.0 and the Pre 2.
As Dieter Bohn of Pre Central notes, 2.0 represents the most significant update to the mobile OS since its 2009 debut.
"Under the hood, Palm has added all sorts of developer-friendly APIs as well as plenty of tweaks to really speed things up," he explained.
"[For example], there's a new background-services model based on node.js, hardware-accelerated transitions, and a new database structure called db8 underpinning the apps."
The latest iteration of webOS also includes:
Notable Palm Pre 2 specs: