PDAapps.com has released VeriChat, which allows Palm OS handhelds with persistent Wireless Data connection to have an always-on presence on the AOL, Yahoo!, and MSN instant messaging networks. Pricing for VeriChat has not yet been announced, though a 15-day free trail is available.
HandStory Suite 2.3 for Palm OS and HandStory Suite 2.3 for Pocket PC are now available. the Palm OS version now includes support for OS 5 plus support for the Sony NX series’ Hi-Res+ screen and the Tungsten T’s Directional Pad. The Pocket PC version adds support for multiple extended memory cards, and many other features. It’s a free upgrade for all HandStory Suite 2.x owners or costs $20.
RingRing is a new free Pocket PC and Palm OS app to get and send ringtones to a Nokia phone. It accepts the established-standard RTTTL (Ringing Tones Text Transfer Language) format. Many free RTTTL ringtones can be found on the Internet.
INDUSTRY Entertainment has released MONSTA 1.1.0 for the Palm OS. This is a turn based game with arcade characters based on logic and strategy. It offers fifty levels of struggle between Joe and various kinds of monsters. It costs $15.