Barely a week ago, a couple of photos showing Palm’s webOS running on the Centro surprised everyone, but are they genuine? Turns they are and… they’re not, since TealPoint Software developed a product called the TealOS, available for $14.95 and capable or bringing a multi-functional app launcher to your handheld and the exciting new look and feel of new devices to your old handset.

Here’s a short demo of the TealOS:

The card based interface runs under Palm OS and simulates the card-based interface of webOS, generating the above-mentioned confusion. TealOS supports thumbnail image cards, a translucent applications menu and customizable backgrounds, plus a popup wave launcher.

[via treocentral]