Thursday, December 23, 2004

Samsung announces medical mobile solution packages

Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung) today announced a mobile solutions package that gives medical professionals access to critical data for diagnosing and treating patients without leaving the bedside or examining room. By combining Samsung's wireless handsets with healthcare technology applications, the offering is designed to help healthcare professionals deliver better and more efficient patient care.


Tuesday, December 14, 2004

Buying Handheld-Related Gifts?

These days there are so many handheld options out there that choosing one to give as a gift may be overwhelming. Brighthand has compiled this collection of gift suggestions for any handheld user, no matter what device they use. It ranges from memory cards, to software, to handhelds themselves. Link

Thursday, December 09, 2004

New Palm OS to be Based on Linux

PalmSource has just announced that it is going to develop a version of the Palm OS based on Linux. Because Linux is very popular, PalmSource hopes that by providing this new version they will increase their sales. For the most part, PalmSource believes that this new operating system will not be noticeable to their users. Full Story

PalmSource Aquires China MobileSoft Limited (CMS)

The following letter was written to the Palm OS community from PalmSource regarding their recent acquisition with China MobileSoft Limited. CMS, a leader in the Chinese mobile software community, and its subsidiaries, currently offer operating systems and other software for both smartphones and simpler featurephones. This new deal will almost double PalmSource's software development resources. Full Letter

PDA Game Helps Juvenile Diabetics

A study, by the Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, gave children with juvenile diabetes PDA's that were embedded with glucose data management software. The "game" was designed to encourage children to check their glucose levels 4 times each day. Full Story

Thursday, December 02, 2004

Unbound Medicine Releases 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2005 with Auto-Updates

Unbound Medicine, a leading provider of handheld, wireless, and Web solutions for healthcare, recently released the latest version of 5-Minute Clinical Consult. This new edition, with auto-updates, delivers on-the-spot facts on more than 1,000 medical and surgical conditions. Updates will be sent directly to your device on sync as soon as they become available! More Details

Looking for a new PDA? has recently released their PDA Buyers Guide. In perfect time for the holidays, this guide can walk you through buying basics, give you options in all price ranges, and provide you with the top picks this year. LINK