Quickies: Pac Man, NS Basic, Brando, Ringtones and More
The official version of PAC MAN is now available for the Palm OS, a NS Basic programming book has been greatly updated, Brando is offering free shipping, a massive ringtone suite has been released for the Treo and much more in this quickies update.
PAC-MAN Exclusive at Handango
Namco America announced their strategic partnership to make PAC-MAN, Ms. PAC-MAN, Galaxian and MAPPY for Palm OS available through Handango's network of sites. Handango will be the exclusive download partner via PC distribution for these games through the end of February 2005. The games are now available for $14.99 USD each. The arcade classic, MAPPY, will be available this holiday season.
NS Basic Programming for Palm OS
The second edition of Michael Verive's book, NS Basic Programming for Palm OS, is now available. The book has been updated to include all the features up to NS Basic/Palm 4.4, including ARM-native runtime, Embed and Grid libraries and support for 5-way navigation. The 316 page book is full of samples, explanations and real world advice. A CD is included with a special version of NS Basic/Palm, plus all the samples and a good selection of helpful utilities and programs for developers.
Brando WorkShop Annual Free Shipping period starts
One of the best PDA accessory stores, Brando WorkShop, is now offering free shipping for a limited time. It runs from now until December 20th. All orders are charged for the product amount only, no shipping cost.
1200 Ringtones for the Treo
PalmGSM has released a new product containing over 1200 polyphonic ringtones for Treo 600 and Treo 650. These collection contains of three packages: Pop and Rock, R'n'B and RAP and Films and TV. The collection can be downloaded from PalmGear.
Chatopus 1.62 has been released with support for the newly released Tungsten T5 and Treo 650. In particular, the Tungsten T5's 5-way navigation mode is now supported, The palmOne Tungsten T5 device is the first device to ship using the PalmSource standard API for 5-way navigation. Chatopus also provides a series of interesting articles on how to use it beyond instant messaging, such as real-time news and IM bots.
Math Facts for 4th Graders
Hot Lava Software is proud to offer a Palm OS delivered course titled "Math Facts for Fourth Graders". This mobile learning test was created using the new Learning Mobile Author system. The Math Facts for Fourth Graders was created by teachers and tested by fourth grade students for building self confidence and improving marks.
2004 NBA Schedules
Infuzer has followed up its successful launch of free schedule downloads for the 2004 NFL season with the release of the team schedules for the 2004 NBA Season. Each free schedule can be added to a userís PC or PDA calendar. It is fully compatible with the Outlook, Palm Desktop and Lotus Notes calendar platforms. Users can select any team schedule and it will be imported to their PC or PDA calendar in a single click. Additionally, users may opt-in to the premium NBA service which will update final scores, give previews and recaps of each individual regular season game right into the calendar entry.
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