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Why Palm Needs to Ditch iTunes and Create Its Own Pre Media Sync

Just a week after Apple blocked Pre owners from using iTunes to sync media files to their devices, Palm has "re-enabled" the feature via a webOS software update, furthering the back-and-forth between the two handset heavies. But CIO.com's Al Sacco says its time for Palm to layoff and build its own software for media syncing, for the better of Pre users.
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Al Sacco was a journalist, blogger and editor who covers the fast-paced mobile beat for CIO.com and IDG Enterprise, with a focus on wearable tech, smartphones and tablet PCs. Al managed CIO.com writers and contributors, covered news, and shared insightful expert analysis of key industry happenings. He also wrote a wide variety of tutorials and how-tos to help readers get the most out of their gadgets, and regularly offered up recommendations on software for a number of mobile platforms. Al resides in Boston and is a passionate reader, traveler, beer lover, film buff and Red Sox fan.