Springboard

Product Requirements: Device: Handspring Visor PDAs 2K Handmute.prc Force feedback devices are really in vogue right now. If you don't happen to know what force feedback is, it is a device that gives you sensory feedback to your actions. For example, a force feedback joystick might give you the feeling of recoil when you shoot [...]

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Product Requirements: Device: Handspring Visor PDAs Some people are really lucky, they live in areas where there is wireless modem coverage.  They can check their email and browse websites on their PDAs whenever and where ever they please. Those of us that aren't so lucky <pout> are destined to remain wired and as such, must [...]

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Product Requirements: Device: Handspring Visor, Visor Deluxe, Edge, Platinum and Prism I've admitted this before, and I'll do it again, I'm a slug. My favorite past time is plopping my butt in my Lazy Boy to watch some totally brain numbing reality TV show (Hey, when does Survivor 3 start?!). As a result, you can [...]

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Product Requirements: Device: Visor, Visor Deluxe, Visor Platinum, Visor Prism 35K  The FlashPlus from InnoPocket  is a Plug and Play version of their CompactFlash Adapter product. This Springboard adapter allows you to use Compact Flash cards with your Visor as a means of extra file storage space. The difference between the FlashPlus and the CompactFlash [...]

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Product Requirements: Device: Handspring Visor, Visor Deluxe, Platinum, or Prism CFCardInfo.prc 5k FAFileMv.prc 30k FAFormat.prc 5k FALib.prc 28k FAUtil.prc 19k The CompactFlash Adapter from InnoPocket is a Springboard module that allows you to use CompactFlash memory cards as alternative storage on your Handspring Visor PDA. This adapter is only for memory cards. The hardware/software is [...]

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FlipCover Review

Product Requirements: Device: Handspring Visor, Visor Deluxe, and Visor Platinum Not for use with Prism or Edge; but there is a separate model for the Prism, and the Edge doesn't need one... One of the few peeves I have about the Handspring Visor's design is the fact that there is no integrated flip-lid. Sure, there [...]

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Many years ago I got my first remote control TV. I thought, "Wow, using a remote is cool!!". Then I got a VCR. And a Satellite Dish. And a CD player. Etc...And along with every new device, came another remote control. I have 5 remote controls stacked on the book case in our family room. [...]

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Product Requirements: Device: Handspring Visor, Visor Deluxe, Platinum, or Prism FAFileMover Package from Kopsis (must be purchased separately): FAFileMv.prc 29k CFATALib.prc 5k CFFATLib.prc 23k FAFormat.prc 8k CFCardInfo.prc 11k As a Handspring Visor owner, have you ever been jealous of Pocket PC owners that have the ability to increase the storage space of their PDAs by [...]

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Program Requirements: Device: Handspring Visor 150 K free RAM The Xircom SpringPort Modem 56 GlobalACCESS is a great option for Handspring Visor owners looking for an inexpensive way to get their device on the Internet. This conventional modem is made of black plastic and has two lights on the top to indicate connection status. Xircom [...]

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Requirements: Device: Handspring Visor The Handspring Modem is a Springboard 33.6Kbps modem module for the Visor PDA. The modem is powered by 2 AAA batteries that are included. Also included is a 6ft phone line. The module is made of plastic and metal. It's nice and sturdy and not at all flimsy. A small recessed [...]

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Program Requirements: Device: Handspring Visor 3 K free RAM Are you ever in a meeting, movie theater, or quiet restaurant with your Visor when an alarm goes off? It can be embarrassing when people nearby turn around and stare at you wondering where the sound is coming from. Tech Center Labs has a nifty solution [...]

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Program Requirements: Device: Visor 48 K free RAM The eyemodule from IDEO turns your Handspring Visor into a digital camera that is capable of taking black and white pictures as well as color pictures. The eyemodule is a Springboard module that slides into the Visor's Springboard slot. When it is in the slot, it is flush with the back [...]

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Visor Backup Module Review

In my business travels during the last week I met and exchanged contact information with many people. We showed off our PDAs, and of course, beamed data back and forth. All of them had Palm computers, either the Palm III of Palm V.  I was the only one in our group with a green Visor [...]

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So you or a friend has just purchased the Handspring Visor, and now it's time to look into Springboard modules. But, what do you do if you are on a low budget? Well, we at the Gadgeteer have just developed a line of handy and useful Springboard modules that are just for the new PDA [...]

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