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Treo Software Roundup - v101008

Fri Oct 10, 2008 - 9:27 AM EDT - By Neal Martin


Palm OS

Welcome to this week's Treo Software Roundup! We've got some interesting apps for you this week. Let's round 'em up and get going...

Palm OS New:

BEIKS Pocket Medical Encyclopedia for Palm OS v6.0

Often, the times a person needs quick answers to medical questions they are not near a desktop computer or printed medical encyclopedia.

The Pocket Medical Encyclopedia, by BEIKS, enables anyone with a Palm OS, BlackBerry or Windows Mobile based device to carry vast amounts of information in their pocket or purse. The information found in the Encyclopedia includes not only standard medical terms but also pertinent scientific items, abbreviations, acronyms, jargon, institutions, projects, symptoms, syndromes, eponyms, and medical history.

The MedicineNet doctors are proud to have authored the Webster’s New World™ Medical Dictionary First and Second Editions published by Wiley Publishing, Inc.
MedicineNet’s content is used by libraries, government agencies, doctor’s offices, pharmacy networks, hospitals, insurance organizations, medical schools, and other healthcare organizations worldwide.

The product comes equipped with the latest version of BEIKS’ award-winning BEIKS Dictionary Reader, a generic reference platform enabling users to view a wide variety of reference works available at BEIKS' web site. One of the first mobile reference applications on the market, the BEIKS Dictionary is under constant improvement and has the support of millions active users all over the world.

Features:

  • Excellent data compression
  • Expandable with the huge selection of other BEIKS Dictionary Reader compatible dictionaries.
  • Download availability online
  • Free software updates
  • Tested on the whole family of Palm OS® devices (Palm Centro, Palm Treo 755p, Palm Treo 700p, Palm Treo 680, Palm Treo 650, Palm Treo 600, Palm Z22, Palm Zire 72, Palm Zire 71, Palm Zire 31, Palm Zire 21, Palm LifeDrive, Palm Tungsten T|X, Palm Tungsten T5, Palm Tungsten T3, Palm Tungsten T2, Palm Tungsten T, Palm Tungsten E2, Palm Tungsten E, Palm Tungsten C)
  • Dictionary browsing with dynamic word positioning
  • Full support for external media cards
  • Adjustable font sizes
  • Horizontal / Vertical views
  • Smart view
  • Most recently words list
  • Word of the day
  • Rich documentation

Get it here for $39.95!


Kinoma Player 4 EX for Palm OS 5 - Spanish v4.5.0

Here's an excellent media player for the Spanish speaking community! The Kinoma Player has been around for a while, but the newest version - v4.5.0 - is awesome AND is available in Spanish!

Kinoma Player 4 EX, by Kinoma, is the premiere media player for your Centro, Treo or other Palm OS 5 device.

"Kinoma Player 4 EX is almost too difficult to review. Because it is just too good."
-- James Barisic, Palm Addict
"It's like having 1,000 radio stations on preset buttons."
-- Harv Laser, TreoCentral

Features:

  • Use the built-in Kinoma Media Guide to quickly search, browse and enjoy over 20,000 hours of entertainment, news, sports and weather...all built in!
  • Browse and stream 1,000s of podcasts from ABC, BBC, CBS, CNN, FOX, NPR, New York Times, PRI, Reuters, and more
  • Search, browse and stream 1,000s of radio stations from Clear Channel, CBS, ESPN, NPR and more
  • Search, browse and play all YouTube videos -- not just the ones on their mobile site
  • Browse and play webcams and traffic cams
  • Play your music ripped with iTunes and Windows Media Player
  • View photos of any size, right from your digital camera
  • Save bookmarks to your favorite stuff
  • Supports your Orb server account
  • Supports MPEG-4, Windows Media Video 9 and Flash (Sorenson Spark) video
  • Supports MP3, AAC, iTunes and Windows Media Audio 9 audio
  • Supports ASX, M3U and PLS playlists
  • Supports RSS and OPML feeds
  • Supports RTSP, HTTP and MMS streaming

Get Kinoma Player 4 EX - Spanish here for $24.99!


Drinking Cooking & Shopping Deluxe v4.0s3

DCS Suite Deluxe

The Drinking, Cooking and Shopping Suite, by Lakshmi Solutions LLC, contain 3 applications from Lakshmi Solutions LLC giving the user many options for hosting parties, preparing meals and dinners, and managing their shopping activities.

Features:

  • With eQuickRecipes you can store your favorite and most often used cooking recipes. With this application you can easily carry the recipes for your favorite appetizers, dessert, entrée, etc. everywhere you go from your kitchen at home, to a friend’s house, to a party or reunion, and all the way to the store.
  • Use eDrinksMix’n to store your favorite and most often used Drink recipes. With this application you can easily carry the recipes for your favorite cocktails and beverages everywhere you go from your bar at home, to a friend’s house, to a party or reunion, and all the way to the store.
  • Shopping List will help you to organize, plan and manage the different items that you need to buy. No longer need to use paper notes that can be lost in any store or thrown away by mistake, the application will not only maintain the list of items you need to purchase (by store and by category) but will also help you calculate the total amount you are about to pay.
  • The Deluxe version includes a PC companions for all products, very similar to the software on the Mobile Device, to facilitate data entry on the PC. From PC companions the user can export recipes, drinks and shopping lists to a word file for printing or to excel as a CSV file. You can also sync your data between your PC and your Mobile Device.
  • All three applications are integrated and accessible using the DCS Suite screen, however they can still be used independent of each other. Each application contains Help features describing the functions available.

Purchased separately, these 3 deluxe versions would cost $29.97 - so, save $11.98 and buy the Suite!

Get it here for $17.99!


mySchedule NHL 2008 v1.1

Hey, hockey fans, need a scheduler for your favorite game? Then check this out!

mySchedule NHL, by Toysoft Development, Inc., is a scheduler for the National Hockey League 2008-2009 season. mySchedule includes all 30 team's regular season schedules, rosters for all 30 teams, Stanley History stats and Game Day feature.

Features:

  • Support high resolution
  • Team Roster for all 30 teams.
  • Support 4 time zones for the schedule.
  • Selectable weeks for the schedule.
  • Weekly game match up summaries
  • Colorful icons.

Minimum Requirements:

  • PalmOS 3.0
  • 250K

Hockey fans - get mySchedule NHL 2008 here for only $6.95!


Palm OS Updated:

Phone Technician

Rob over at Hobbyist Software has informed me that he's updated Phone Technician to version 4.15!

Phone Technician is a Powerful Phone Tool for your Centro or Treo™!

Features:

  • Sound Booster - Turn your call volume to 11! Now you can hear who you're talking to!
  • Funky Ringer - Ringtones from Mp3, Ogg, Wav, Midi - also gives you much more control...
  • Includes Built in MP3 player - no need to purchase a separate mp3 player.
  • Easy Conference - makes setting up 3 way conference calls a breeze
  • Easy Dial - Easily call or sms a number stored in any application
  • Alarms Off during calls - Alarms are loud when they're in your ear!
  • Save Battery - Turn off the screen during phone calls.
  • Phone Connection control - set times each day for your phone connection to turn on and off
  • Call Master - use the keyboard to put calls on hold, or hang up - even controlling calls in a conference individually
  • Stay Put - lets you stay in the application you are using when a call comes in.

New in v4.15:

  • If you use Easy Conference, then entering numbers just got a couple of keystrokes easier. The keyboard is now automatically locked into numerical mode as you enter your phne numbers.
  • Easy conference lets you input the two numbers you want to call before starting the conference call, so that you can just press go and launch the conference (then press ok when you are ready to add you second caller). It is a _Lot_ easier than trying to set up a conference with the standard phone app!

Rob really works hard to develop quality products and releases updates as needed and ASAP to address any known bugs, so support him today and keep his products a'coming!

Get Phone Technician here for $14.95!


InDusTrial skin for Initiate

Hi Folks, The Skins keep coming!

André has shared his great InDusTrial skin for Initiate with us over at Hobbyist Software!

The bottom row gives you selection to the views gadget, and views 1,2,3. On either side are small buttons for autolaunch and favourites. The pillar on the right is the update button, and it has a great industrial feel as the update progresses.

This skin and many others are available for FREE over at Rob's site, Hobbyist Software!

There's even instructions on how to make your own skins for your use, and to share with others!

Check it out here!!


Phone Tools Pack 2008

RNS:: has updated its Phone Tools Pack 2008 to version 1.6.

A bundle of 9 leading RNS:: titles for Treo in one pack.
Enhance your every-day Treo experience with one step!

Each title brings new features to your Treo:

TopCallLogTool - The set of tools performing call log operations that Treo is missing.
TopCameraTimer - Self timer for the built-in Camera application on your Treo.
TopCommandBar - Rediscover the command bar! Get the missing feature back to your Treo!
TopCrashLog - Displays the complete crash log of your Treo.
TopOfflineViewer - Save and load web pages from the SD card with your favorite web browser.
TopRingtoneInstaller - The simplest way to install polyphonic ringtones to your Treo!
TopSelecText - Highlight text with the 5-Way Navigator. Dial numbers pressing Shift Center.
TopShortCuts - Rediscover shortcuts! Get the missing Palm feature back to your Treo!
TopVCardReceiver - Save vCard objects received via SMS directly to your Contacts.

The price includes free updates of all bundled products until the end of 2008 - there are no plans to update this bundle after 2008. Please try all trial versions of the bundled software before buying this bundle. The individual prices of the bundled software is subject to change at any time and do not influence the price of this bundle.

Features:

  • TopCallLogTool ($9.95)
  • TopCameraTimer ($4.95)
  • TopCommandBar ($4.95)
  • TopCrashLog ($4.95)
  • TopOfflineViewer ($4.95)
  • TopRingtoneInstaller ($9.95)
  • TopSelecText ($4.95)
  • TopShortCuts ($4.95)
  • TopVCardReceiver ($4.95)
  • TOTAL VALUE: $54.55

Buy the Phone Tools Pack here for $39.95 and save $14.60!!


Records (AudioManager)

treoware has updated Records (AudioManager) to version 1.0.9.

AudioManager is a user friendly application that lets you manage your collection of records (CD, DVD, LP, UMD...) by using your PDA. Records can be added manually or using online searches. Information as release date, cover, and track list... can be added easily.

Features:

  • manage your collection of records
  • add records manually or using online searches
  • manage borrowed and lent records
  • database and application usable from memory card

Minimum Requirements:

  • PalmOS 3.5 or higher

Get Records (AudioManager) here for $9.95!



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