Munich, Germany — At the PalmSource Euro DevCon 2004, fun communications today announced the new text messages manager for Palm Powered handhelds and smartphones: funSMS 5 PDA. The program offers an incomparable broad range of functions and fascinates at first look with its golden-metallic interface design.
“With SMS gaining greater adoption among mobile users today, we believe funSMS 5 PDA for Palm OS? offers a complete solution that enables managing text messages with great ease,” said Larry Berkin, director of developer marketing at PalmSource, Inc. “As a dedicated Palm OS developer, we look forward to continued innovation from fun communications to extend the functionality of Palm Powered smart mobile devices.”
“funSMS 5 PDA makes sending and managing SMS messages more simple and convenient than ever before,” said Klaus Nahr, President fun communications GmbH.
funSMS 5 PDA supports the 5-way navigation button for comfortable navigation within the application – all without lifting a stylus. funSMS 5 PDA offers an extremely attractive layout and optimized graphics for high and low resolution.
Naturally, funSMS 5 PDA offers all functionalities for which its predecessor funSMS 3 has been awarded regularly. funSMS 5 PDA supports multi-part messages, which means that an SMS message is no longer restricted to its usual length of 160 characters. An SMS can be sent to one or more recipients. SMS messages can be sorted using freely definable categories and can also be exported to the Memo Pad and To Do List. An SMS can be written and then saved as a template together with the recipient list. This is particularly practical when the same messages are frequently sent. Integration with the Address Book allows senders to be identified automatically and recipients selected easily.
About fun communications GmbH
fun communications GmbH, based in Germany, provides solutions for electronic banking, Internet payment services and IT security, as well as developing software for mobile user devices and professional services. funSMS makes sending and managing SMS messages more simple and convenient than ever before. With funBOOK a mobile phone’s telephone book can be conveniently managed on a Palm OS Organizer. Of particular interest to software developers is the mobile messaging library fMML which can not only be used with funSMS, but also by third-party applications for sending and receiving SMS messages. pointWORLD and pointUSA offer all key information about all countries of the world and the USA in an instant. The puzzle game CALYPSO requires careful visio-spatial planning and is a really addictive brainteaser. funMONEY has been exclusively developed for the German market and enables users to call up their bank account status and movements wherever they are, whenever they want.
Further information is available at www.fun4palm.com.