BrightBytes™: SL-C700, WorldMate, Shanghai

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TechTV has picked the Zaurus SL-C700 as the winner in the PDA, Handheld & Mobile Wireless category in its 3rd annual “Best of CES” awards.

MobiMate has released a new version of its WorldMate travel companion software. Its key features include world clocks with automatic DST calculation, a Day/Night world map, 5-day worldwide weather forecasts from The Weather Channel updated on-line, a currency converter with daily exchange rate updates, a packing list, and an international weights and measurements converter. The new version incorporates faster synchronization, support for Palm OS 5.0, support for Hi-Res graphics, and more. It’s available for the Palm OS and Pocket PC platforms. It sells for $25.

LandWare today released a new version of its Shanghai Pocket Essentials game that has been enhanced to improve the look of the tile sets on Palm OS 5 high-resolution displays. It sells for $20 and registered owners of the previous Palm OS version can upgrade for free. A Pocket PC version is also available.



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