Proporta Announces Cases for Sony UX50, NX73V, NX80V
Proporta has released several new cases for Sony Clie handhelds. Two of the cases are for the UX50 handheld, offering a leather flip case for the device with or without the optional extended battery. Each case features space for credit and business cards, and sells for $31.95.
There are also two new leather cases for the NX73/80 device, each with a different style. The book-style case opens to the right, while the flip-style case opens up. Both cases are secured by a snap strap and feature both business/credit card slots and Memory Stick storage. Each case retails for $31.95. For more information or online purchase, visit the Proporta web site.
How To Do Everything With Your Pocket PC
The third edition of How To Do Everything With Your Pocket PC by Frank McPherson is just coming off the presses. This is an illustrated guide to the operating system and software, along with the hardware it all runs on.
How To Do Everything With Your Pocket PC is available now from Bookpool.com for just $16.50, more than 30% off the regular price of $24.99.
MDM Announces Merriam-Webster Crossword Puzzles & Word Challenges for Palm OS and Pocket PC
MDM has announced Merriam-Webster Crossword Puzzles & Word Challenges, a new expansion card featuring several word games. Applications include Merriam-Webster Crossword Puzzles and three challenging word games from Astraware: TextTwist, LinkLetter, and WhatWord. Crossword Puzzles features three difficulty levels, hundreds of puzzles, a hint system, and post-game commentary.
Merriam-Webster Crossword Puzzles & Word Challenges will be available in retail stores by October and is compatible with Palm OS and Pocket PC/Windows Mobile devices with SD expansion card slots. The package will cost $29.95. For more information, visit the MDM web site.
Handheld Sale at Amazon.com
Amazon.com is offering many handhelds at great prices. For example, the Garmin iQue 3600 is just $475, down from a suggested price of $590. And the recently-released HP iPAQ h1935 is $237.50. After a $50 rebate, this model is just 187.50. These are just two of the models on sale; check out Amazon.com for the rest.
Lil’ Sync Retractable Cable Released For Hitachi G1000 Series
Pocket PC Techs has announced the Lil’ Sync retractable USB charge and sync cable for the Hitachi G1000 series. The cable extends from four inches to 35 inches, and easily retracts inside the housing to provide a convenient mobile solution for charing and syncing the device. The Lil’ Sync is $15.99 and will start shipping on Monday, September 22nd. For more information or online purchase, visit the Pocket PC Techs web site.