"Palm has added its contribution to mobile platforms.
The WebOS is based on a Linux kernel, according to a Palm
spokesperson's response to a Linux Magazine Online query, although
they're keeping specifics close to the chest. To be sure, the user
"Much like the Android system currently offered exclusively by
T-Mobile on its G1, WebOS keeps a consistent online presence:
calendars, mail and contacts are kept up to date. Palm's Pre brings
these components together using its Synergy feature through a 3.1"
touch screen with 24-bit color depth and 320x480 resolution. Like
the Android, a full keyboard slides out."