David Pogue's Palm Pre review leaked?

MydigitalFc posts what it says is a review of the Palm Pre by The New York Times' David Pogue.

Bonnie Cha/CNET

With the Palm Pre's release so close, it's inevitable that the swirl of rumors and leaks are on the rise. The latest case comes from a site called MydigitalFC, which has posted what appears to be David Pogue's review of the Palm Pre. It could be that a syndicator or New York Times partner got trigger-happy, but we should note that Pogue's review has not been published to The New York Times Web site, so until you see the real thing, take the review with a grain of salt.

If it's legit, Pogue seems to be mostly complimentary of the Pre, saying that the pros outweigh the cons and that the smartphone is a "credible challenge" to the iPhone. This is in contrast to the Boy Genius Report's "review" from last week, which only had a few praises and called the handset "second rate." Only after numerous reader complaints did BGR update its post to say that he was reviewing a non-final unit.

And be sure to read CNET's full review of the Palm Pre, which just went up.

Featured Video

Twitter flips order of some tweets, users flip out

Changes to Twitter's timeline could make the social network more appetizing to some -- and confusing to others. Meanwhile, LG teases an "always-on" screen for the G5 phone.

by Bridget Carey