Jun 11, 2009 4:35 PM
Admit it: when it comes to smartphones, we’re getting just a wee bit tired of seeing a certain little iconic phone, uh, everywhere. Turns out we’ve got a lot of company. Boldly trumpeted as the latest and greatest smartphone on the block, the Palm Pre ($200) has smashed Sprint’s sales records in just its first week and is quickly attracting flashy new apps (Pandora, anyone?) that rival the ones for that other phone. Oh, and Billshrink.com tells us a two-year Pre contract will actually save us a cool grand compared to...well, you know. One other thing: the Palm Pre can be charged wirelessly. Yep, that's awesome. Now if it can just cook dinner, clean up the apartment, and take out the trash...