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  Palm OS - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Palm OS is an operating system made by PalmSource, Inc. for personal digital assistants (PDAs) manufactured by various licensees.
Palm OS was originally developed by Jeff Hawkins for use on the original Pilot PDA by US Robotics.
Palm OS Cobalt applications are also coded in a variation of gcc, but the Cobalt compilers have fewer limitations.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Palm_OS   (2729 words)

  
 Graffiti (Palm OS) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
During the original case, a court ruled that Palm violated Xerox's patent and ordered them to discontinue use of the original Graffiti system in further versions of its Palm OS software, which Palm did.
Palm later appealed the original court ruling both on the claim it violated Xerox's patent and as to the validity of the patent in the first place.
An appeals court ruled in favor of Xerox with regard to the original ruling that Palm had violated its patent but sent the case back down to the lower court to decide whether the patent was valid to begin with.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Graffiti_(Palm_OS)   (428 words)

  
 Mike McCollister's Palm OS Programs
Palm OS devices have up to 64 Mbytes of memory (that is about 22,000 500-word pages of text) and have the capability of storing programs and data on external cards above and beyond that memory.
The command bar can be made visible on most Palm OS devices by performing a swipe from the bottom left of the "abc" portion of the graffiti area to the upper right of the "abc" portion of the graffiti area.
If your Palm OS device is lost and then found by an inexperienced Palm user, then this is an easy method (for inexperienced users) for finding the owner preference form.
www.mikemccollister.com /palm   (2591 words)

  
 Combee on Palm OS
He had customized his talk a but for the Palm OS world, using examples of good and bad PDAs and smartphones, and it was both entertaining and insightful.
There are no big surprises; they are expecting an alpha-quality release of Palm OS for Linux to licensees this fall, with the 1.0 version coming in the first part of 2006.
They had shipped Palm OS Cobalt 6.1.1 to licensees a few months ago, an update to the release last fall to fix stability and five-way navigation issues.
palmos.combee.net   (1957 words)

  
 Palm OS - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Palm OS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Palm OS Computer operating system designed for Palm Pilot palmtop computers.
The Palm OS provides handwriting recognition on a touch-sensitive screen and in 2001 was the most widely used palmtop operating system.
The Palm OS competed with Pocket PC (previously called Windows CE) in the palmtop market and is being adapted to suit mobile communications devices where it will compete with the Symbian operating system EPOC.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Palm+OS   (162 words)

  
 Pen Computing Magazine: Palm OS Section
Palm's share of the U.S. converged smartphone/PDA market was 30 percent, up from 22 percent a year ago, and Palm's unit shipments grew by 111 percent compared to the overall market growth of 56 percent, according to Canalys.
Palm, Inc. announced that PHT Corporation, one of its leading clinical trials customers, is using 1,500 Palm Treo 650 smartphones to collect and wirelessly transmit self-reported data from subjects using PHT's customized LogPad application in clinical trials across the globe.
Palm announced the new Palm TX handheld that features integrated Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless technologies, a large, high-resolution 320x480 color screen; and all the power needed to efficiently access and manage information conveniently on the road away from the desktop.
www.pencomputing.com /palm   (4886 words)

  
 Bray Palm OS Page
The RiseSet Application is a program for the Palm OS to compute the rise, transit and set times for the Sun and the Moon.
Program development for the Palm OS is surprisingly easy for a C programmer, with the exception of floating point.
The other problem is that Palm OS does not have support for many floating point and transcendental functions.
davidbray.org /palm   (2343 words)

  
 oreilly.com -- Online Catalog: Palm OS Programming, Second Edition
Palm OS Programming: The Developer's Guide, Second Edition shows intermediate to experienced C and C++ programmers how to build a Palm application from the ground up.
The company's strength is the Palm OS, and developers loyal to this powerful and versatile operating system have created more than 10,000 applications for it.
Everything you need to write a Palm OS application is here, from user interface design, to coding a handheld application, to writing an associated desktop conduit.
www.oreilly.com /catalog/palmprog2   (546 words)

  
 Palm OS 6 To Be Released in Late 2003
Palm OS 6 To Be Released in Late 2003
Palm OS 5 was released to licensees in June of 2002.
Palm OS 5 can actually selectively multitask, but OS 6 is supposed to support full multitasking, as in programs running in the background.
www.palminfocenter.com /view_story.asp?ID=5339   (3005 words)

  
 What Isn't in Palm OS Cobalt... Yet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
However, the UI in Palm OS Cobalt remains almost unchanged from the previous versions (see picture at left).
In addition, the Palm OS severely limits the types of files that can be stored in RAM, though developers have found somewhat kludgy work-arounds for this.
However, the company is open to licensing its application to Palm OS licensees who want to add Mac OS X synchronization to their handhelds.
www.brighthand.com /article/Whats_Not_in_Cobalt   (543 words)

  
 InterType for Palm OS /Russian/
Palm OS Garnet) to display and accept additional alphabets and languages.
As of version 5.2 of Palm OS, the American and European Palm OS devices are using a single-byte code page, meaning they can only display and distinguish among 256 unique system characters.
Since Palm OS does not at all work with Unicode, in order to have the unicode document read on a Palm handheld it has to be first converted to an 0-bit representation of Cyrillic.
www.beiks.com /palmzonebg/ShowTitle.asp?TitleID=299   (1693 words)

  
 Navigation with Palm OS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Palm and its hardware cousins are small units that can substitute for a graphic display device and storage device to augment the capabilities of a GPS or can provide other portable navigation features.
Older Palm OS apps expect the serial library to be preloaded after boot up.
Beginning with Palm OS release 4 there is support for VFS (Virtual file system) but many vendors have added this software support for older units as well either directly by the manufacturer or from a 3rd party vendor.
www.gpsinformation.org /dale/Palm/pilotgps.htm   (4661 words)

  
 Palm OS powers 40 million handhelds and smartphones
Palm OS 5, which has been available to customers for years, supports ARM®-compliant processors.
Palm OS Garnet is an enhanced version of Palm OS 5 and provides features such as dynamic input area, improved network communication, and support for a broad range of screen resolutions including QVGA.
Palm OS Cobalt 6.1 is the next generation of Palm OS.
www.palmsource.com /palmos   (134 words)

  
 Welcome to Palm, Inc., formerly palmOne - Select a Destination   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Palm is a market leader in Palm OS and Windows Mobile smartphones, Palm OS handhelds, software and accessory solutions.
Palm®, Zire™ and Tungsten™ handhelds are simple, approachable and easy-to-use Palm Powered™ organizers for people balancing personal, professional or academic lives—or all of the above.
Palm is the handheld market leader in areas such as mobile business, healthcare, education and government and will continue to extend that lead by delivering compelling business and enterprise mobile information-management solutions, business-focused hardware and software products, robust service and support, and innovative market-leading alliances with developers and solutions providers.
www.palm.com   (331 words)

  
 PalmVenue - Where Palm OS Users and Developers Meet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Palm, Inc. has announced a software update for the Palm Treo 700w smartphone from Verizon Wireless that will enable the Windows Mobile Messaging and Security Feature Pack (MSFP), which includes Direct Push Technology.
Image Clock for Palm OS is an attractive Image-based Analog clock that, unlike most Palm Clocks, com...
Palm™, Palm OS™, Palm™ and the HotSync® logos are registered trademarks of Palm, Inc.
www.palmvenue.com   (477 words)

  
 MIDP for Palm OS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
MIDP for Palm OS is a Java runtime environment for Palm OS handhelds.
It lets Palm OS users run the same Java technology-based applications ("Java applications") that are available for other MIDP-compliant devices, such as mobile phones and pagers.
MIDP for Palm OS is compliant with the Connected Limited Device Configuration (CLDC) 1.0 specification and the Mobile Information Device (MIDP) 1.0 specification, which have been standardized through the Java Community Process.
java.sun.com /products/midp4palm   (216 words)

  
 Palm dictionary. Multilingual dictionaries for Palm OS
It runs on all devices with Palm OS 3.0-5.x.
Advantages of SlovoEd dictionary for Palm OS are convenient interface, quick translation, a large number of entries, low memory consumption and possibility to install several language pairs at the same time.
Palm Pilot and Palm are registered trademarks of palmOne, Inc. All other trademarks used belong to their respective owners
www.palm-dictionaries.com   (110 words)

  
 Amazon.com: ACT! For Palm OS: Software   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Palm OS version 3.5, 4.0, 4.1, and 5.0.
for Palm OS, to be introduced at a later date.
Having the program on the palm increases the chance that these notes will be "at hand" when I need them, and I can upload them to the PC version each night.
amazon.com /exec/obidos/ASIN/B00007E6Y8/...&camp=2025&link_code=xm2   (870 words)

  
 Open Directory - Computers: Systems: Handhelds: Palm OS: Software: Video Games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
BapSoft - Developer of several puzzle games for the Palm OS such as Chain Reaction, Blox, Shuffle, and Rotation.
Palm Games - Popular games for Palm OS such as Solitaire, Arkanoid, and others.
Valence - A puzzle game for the Palm that has you racing against time to build molecules in your mad scientist's laboratory.
dmoz.org /Computers/Systems/Handhelds/Palm_OS/Software/Video_Games   (567 words)

  
 Chinese on the Palm OS
Palm and Sony license PenPower's HandWriter handwriting input for PDA devices sold in Asia.
Palm Doc Converter allows you to convert between the standard Palm Doc document format and common text formats (.txt,.rtf,.doc, etc.) with support for Chinese and Unicode.
Palm Encoding Setup is the first application that allows you to correctly synchronize Chinese-language data from Apple applications like Address Book and iCal to your Palm.
www.yale.edu /chinesemac/pages/palm.html   (663 words)

  
 eReader for palm Software - palm eBook Store
If you would like to learn more about the eReader Pro Palm OS value bundle and learn about additional fonts that can make your reading experience even better, click here.
Palm OS® 3.0 (or later) Handheld with at least with at least 350KB free memory*
Palm OS® 3.0 (or later) Handheld with at least with at least 400KB free memory*
ebooks.palm.com /product/detail/19286   (423 words)

  
 Palm OS News, Software and Reviews - PalmInfocenter
Palm has just announced a software update for the Treo 700w smartphone that will enable the Windows Mobile Messaging and Security Feature Pack (MSFP), which includes Direct Push Technology.
The free update, which is expected to be available later this month, gives Treo 700w smartphone users automatic wireless updates of their email, calendar items, contacts and tasks, allowing IT managers to deliver this information directly from Exchange Server 2003 SP2 without incurring additional third-party infrastructure costs.
To recap, pictures of the Sprint branded 700p were first leaked in February, a rumored release date came out in mid-March as well as a targeted Sprint launch timeframe.
www.palminfocenter.com   (940 words)

  
 Palm, formerly palmOne, Inc. - Products   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Connecting via Wi-Fi with the Palm TX handheld or the LifeDrive mobile manager requires proximity to a Wi-Fi hotspot and may also require additional fees, service plans and/or equipment.
MP3 playback requires an expansion card (sold separately) on all models except the Palm TX handheld, the the LifeDrive mobile manager and the Treo 700w smartphone.
Video playback requires an expansion card (sold separately) on all models except the Palm TX handheld, the LifeDrive mobile manager, and the Treo 650 and Treo 700w smartphones.
www.palm.com /us/products   (312 words)

  
 Find a Palm OS User Group
Palm OS User Groups (PUGs) bring together Palm OS users from around the world.
Subscribe to the Palm OS User Group Newsletter for special offers, tips & tricks, feature articles, and more.
The "It Shipped" program helps you get the word out about your new Palm OS applications to hundreds of User Group leaders and members in 55+ countries.
usergroups.palmsource.com /findapug.php   (146 words)

  
 Palm OS
Palm OS CodeWarrior tools were used to build the original Palm OS.
Now you can experience the power and efficiency of the CodeWarrior IDE and join the world's largest community of Palm OS developers.
Expand the reach of your creativity with the industry's most complete programming tools for the Palm® OS -- the same toolset used to build the original Palm OS platform.
www.metrowerks.com /MW/Develop/Desktop/PalmOS   (97 words)

  
 palm Blast!: The Ultimate Palm OS Information Source - Palm Software
Ten years ago, Palm, Inc. captured the imagination of road warriors everywhere with the first Pilot connected organizer, a mighty 5.7-ounce combination of calendar, contacts, to-do lists and notes.
For a limited time Palm is offering a free wireless headset and a copy of Microsoft Pocket Streets with a Treo 700w purchase.
We recently reported that Palm is planning a new Treo 700p for release in May. Now Treonauts is reporting that Palm has two other Treos planned for the not too distant future.
palm.pdablast.com   (1135 words)

  
 Palm OS Emulator HOWTO
The Palm OS Emulator is an application for desktop computers that emulates the operations of Palm Computing Platform hardware devices.
While it certainly is easy to just get the file from somebody else, or to transfer it from your Palm device, I still recommend joining the Palm Solution Provider Program as described under http://www.palmos.com/dev/tech/tools/emulator/ since you will gain access to a large variety of different ROM images.
Basically, this means that unlike linear programs, (such as make, more, or pilot-xfer) Palm OS applications mostly wait for events, then process them in turn.
www.netmeister.org /palm/POSE/POSE-HOWTO.html   (2078 words)

  
 Leonard Maltin Movie Guide for Palm OS
Instantly transform your Palm OS handheld into the most up-to-date, comprehensive and reliable movie guide around.
The 2006 Edition of the Leonard Maltin Movie Guide for Palm OS is packed with the films you can't afford to miss — and those you can — from box-office smashes to cult classics to forgotten gems to forgettable flops.
Leonard Maltin's 2006 Movie Guide for Palm OS is available electronically for $19.95 and a rewritable expansion card version is also available for $19.95.
www.landware.com /movieguide/palmos   (325 words)

  
 PRC-Tools: GCC for Palm OS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The prc-tools package is a collection of tools supporting C and C++ programming for Palm OS.
The Finger and Puzzle examples in recent Palm OS SDKs build out of the box with prc-tools, and most of the others can be converted easily.
Some Palm OS licensees also provide samples usable with prc-tools in their SDKs.
prc-tools.sourceforge.net   (212 words)

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