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GamePad for Palm III and VII Series PDAs Review

Product Requirements: Device: Palm III series, Palm VII series PDAs GamePad.prc 5k    A low-level shared library GamePadDriver.prc    4k    The GamePad control panel Palm OS PDAs have been in existence for over 4 years now and throughout that time, one of the popular uses for these PDAs have been for playing games. Most games have had …

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Personality Packs for the Palm V/Vx Review

Product Requirements: Device: Palm V/Vx Sometimes reviewing the same types of products over and over can get a little boring. Then something new and different comes along to snap me out of my reviewer’s funk. Personality Packs from Parallel Design is just such a product. Personality Packs consist of a clip-on screen cover and a stylus …

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Liberty Gameboy Emulator for Palm OS Review

Product Requirements: Device: Palm OS Version 3.0 or later 160 K free RAM Desktop: Windows, Mac, Linux, or Amiga What is the main reason that people buy PDAs? To keep track of their addresses? Appointments? Tasks? Ummmm, yeah right… No, the main reason of course is to play games! Ok, maybe not everyone buys a …

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E&B HP54x Slipper Case Review

Product Requirements: Device: Hewlett Packard 540 Series Jornada Pocket PC Well, once again E&B has come out with a stylish answer for those of us that don’t want to carry our PDA’s without the protection of a leather case. This particular model is for the Jornada 540 series. As with their other Slipper cases; this …

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Finger Tip Styli Comparison Review

Product Requirements: Device: Any touch screen PDA While many of you may be satisfied with using “pen-based” styli, there are evidently quite a number of people out there that are interested in “wearing” their stylus on their fingertip. I am going to look at the offerings of three different companies today, and after telling you …

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Handspring Visor Prism Review

Product Requirements: Desktop: 486 MHz PC or higher (Windows 98, Windows ME or Windows 2000) Apple Macintosh compatible computer with PowerPC processor (Mac OS 8.1 or later) CD-rom Handspring’s much anticipated color device is now available. The aptly named Visor Prism has a 16bit LCD screen capable of displaying over 65,000 colors and the fastest …

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Wear Your Palm III

Product Requirements: Device: Palm III series, Palm VII series, and Palm V series I’m sure you’ve heard the term “wearable computers”…? Often people wear their PDAs on their waist in a belt case. For me, that is the most comfortable and convenient method. But, some people want to wear their PDAs around their neck. This …

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Targus Leather Belt Case Review

Product Requirements: Device: All Palm PDAs, All Handspring Visor PDAs, Sony Clie, HP Jornada 540 series, & perhaps others… The Targus Leather Belt Case is a rich chocolate brown leather pouch, with a rotating leather covered metal clip on its backside for attaching to your belt or pocket. Contrasting gold stitching adds to the finished …

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Brenthaven Padded PDA Case Review

Product Requirements: Device: Almost any PDA, such as: All Palm Models, All Handspring Visor Models, Sony Clie, HP Jornada P/PCs, Casio E-series P/PCs, Everex Freestyle, iPAQ, Phillips Nino, etc. The Brenthaven Padded PDA Case is made of military grade black ballistic nylon, with a zipper going around three of its sides, and it opens similar …

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FullCharge NiMH Battery Pack Review

Product Requirements: Device: Palm III, IIIe, IIIx, IIIxe, VII, VIIx, TRG Pro, IBM WorkPad c5 Do you tire of changing the AAA batteries in your alkaline powered Palm device every couple of weeks and feel guilty when you have to throw them away? If so, you will be interested in checking out FullCharge from eXtend …

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