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Week of December 24, 2006

Astraware announces its Annual Hogmanay Party promotion

THE MIDLANDS, UK - December 29th, 2006 - Astraware is celebrating the New Year with its Annual Hogmanay Party and you're all invited!

The Hogmanay Party runs from December 30th 2006 to January 11th 2007 and offers a range of fun games from as little as $2.95. Substantial discounts on different games will be offered each day, so remember to check the Party page often at http://www.astraware.com/promo/hogmanay07.

As a very special offer, Club Astraware will be offering one top title exclusively to its members from December 30th to January 11th only. So if you're not already a member, join up now. You will not want to miss this offer!

And finally, if you're still wondering what Hogmanay is all about, check out the Astraware company blog at http://www.astraware.com/company/blog.php where Astraware's resident Scottish expert, Iain Moore, gives a little insight. Have a Happy Hogmanay!  (Source: Press Release)


Posted Friday, December 29 2006 by ChrisD
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Save up to 50% on selected PhatWare products!

As usual at this time of the year PhatWare Corporation is pleased to offer discounts on PhatWare software. Through the January 31, 2007 you can save up to 50% on selected products. To take advantage of this limited time offer visit http://www.phatware.com/special2007.html (Source: Press Release)


Posted Friday, December 29 2006 by ChrisD
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AeonFlame Announces Gloop Zero

Gloop Zero is an original action/strategy game. Endeavor to get a flow of radioactive green, red and blue 'gloop' to the exit points in each level. Featuring over 100 included levels, 3 difficulty levels, over 10 unique items, and a built-in level editor. All illustrated sing cartoon-style 2D graphics.

A fully functional built in-level editor allows you to expand the game for near-infinite replay ability. Place curves, tiles, choose your items and create the levels you'd love to play.

Gloop Zero is now available from www.aeonflame.com to buy for only $14.99

A demo is available at http://aeonflame.com/downloads/

More info and screenshots at http://aeonflame.com/games/gloopzero/ (Source: Press Release)


Posted Thursday, December 28 2006 by ChrisD
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Astraware mobile site - now with simpler checkout for Club Astraware members.

THE MIDLANDS, UK - December 22nd 2006 - Astraware would like to wish you all a very Happy Christmas and Holiday Season! If you're away from your computer over the holiday break and want to pick up a new game to entertain yourselves during long journeys, or even to share some fun with the family, we're pleased to announce that we've made a couple of changes to Astraware's mobile site to make purchasing a little easier.

As Club Astraware already stores address and device details, you can now login to Club Astraware via our mobile site and this makes the checkout process easier - plus, of course, you can access all the usual Club Astraware discounts!

Simply connect your device to the internet, via your phone or PDA's data or wi-fi connection, and the Astraware mobile site is formatted to detect a mobile web browser. Once connected you just need to put in the regular web address - http://www.astraware.com - login to Club Astraware and you're all set! Download the trial of the game you want, and then checkout in the usual way. Have a fun-filled Holiday!  (Source: Press Release)


Posted Thursday, December 28 2006 by ChrisD
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Easier and lower-priced, too: Upgrades to SoftMaker Office 2006

Some things become more affordable over time... We have cut through the forest of upgrade variants that we have been offering for SoftMaker Office... and removed close to HALF of the variants!

Not only does this make it easier for you to find which upgrade package is right for you, but it also means a significant reduction in price for many users: No customer will pay more than up to now, and many customers will save up to US$ 15/EUR 15 with the new price structure.

The model is very simple now: Every "regular" upgrade is just US$/EUR 34.95, and every "combined" (as in: Pocket PC + Windows, for example) upgrade is US$/EUR 49.95.

This is especially interesting for Pocket PC users, as they can now get the full SoftMaker Office for what they paid up to now for TextMaker alone!

Read more:

SoftMaker Office 2006 for Windows: http://www.softmaker.com/english/ofw_en.htm

SoftMaker Office 2006 for Linux and FreeBSD: http://www.softmaker.com/english/ofl_en.htm

SoftMaker Office 2006 for Pocket PCs: http://www.softmaker.com/english/ofp_en.htm

SoftMaker Office 2006 for Windows CE: http://www.softmaker.com/english/ofc_en.htm  (Source: Press Release)


Posted Thursday, December 28 2006 by ChrisD
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VITO updates VITO Voice2Go

Control your Pocket PC with your voice!

            VITO Technology releases new version of VITO Voice2Go– FINALIST of the Best Software Awards. VITO Voice2Go enables voice management of your Pocket PC.

            VITO Voice2Go is a voice recognition application for Pocket PC that allows managing your Pocket PC with your own voice: starting and quitting applications, calling your contacts and hanging up the phone, modifying system settings, pressing any onscreen buttons and macro recording.

New in VITO Voice2Go:

VITO Technology ltd. is known for its high-tech products in the field of Windows Mobile and Symbian software, GPS navigation and custom projects. Introduced in the present article VITO Voice2Go is a voice recognition application for Pocket PC that allows managing your Pocket PC with your own voice.  (Source: Press Release)


Posted Thursday, December 28 2006 by ChrisD
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PocketPCTechs.com Named Official US and Canadian i-mate Repair Center

FOUNTAIN VALLEY (Dec. 28, 2006) – On Dec. 17, 2006, PocketPCTechs.com was declared the official US and Canadian i-mate Authorized Repair Center, servicing all i-mate devices, both under warranty and out of warranty.

“We are extremely pleased to become one of i-mate’s Authorized Repair Centers,” said Leonard Wesson, CEO of PocketPCTechs.com. “We are confident that our qualified staff and team of advanced technicians will be able to offer i-mate customers efficient and comprehensive service.”

I-mate devices will be coming in to PocketPCTechs.com, located in Fountain Valley, Ca., from the United States and Canada. The entire i-mate PDA family will be accepted for service, including the popular JAM, JASJAR, Smartflip and JASJAM.

“We’re very excited to begin this relationship with PocketPCTechs.com,” said Hector Lopez C, Director of Sales and Business Development (Americas) for i-mate. “We are confident that they will diligently represent our company's integrity and dedication to customer satisfaction. Since establishing our presence in the US, we have expanded our service center presence into Canada and Latin America. As our customer base continues to grow, more service centers will be added around the world.”

Customers with warranty devices will start the repair process by ordering the diagnostic service. If the customer’s device is confirmed to be under warranty, the diagnostic fee and return FedEx Ground shipping fee will be waived. Customers with out-of-warranty devices will be asked to review the Out-of-Warranty Services section of PocketPCTechs.com’s i-mate Web site to see if the repair needed is offered. If the repair cannot be found on the site, the customer should then order the diagnostic service. No charges will be made to customers’ credit card until their device is confirmed as either under or out-of-warranty, and all work has been completed.

“It’s a great way to expose a new realm of people to our products and services,” Wesson said. “We’re grateful for the opportunity.”For more information regarding PocketPCTechs’ services and products, please call (714)839-5300, visit the company Web site at PocketPCTechs.com , or PocketPCTechs’ official i-mate service center Web site at http://www.pocketpctechs.com/imate . (Source: Press Release)


Posted Thursday, December 28 2006 by ChrisD
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Basic4ppc Version 4.0 Released!

Basic4ppc is the most simple and affordable way to develop Mobile applications.
Develop your applications using the desktop or directly on the mobile device.
Basic4ppc supports WM5.0, WM2003 and Pocket PC 2002.
Basic4ppc creates executable files without any runtime files needed.
Version 4.00 adds many new features including:

•    Support for external libraries.
•    Performance improved by up to 50%.
•    Code can be separated to several files.
•    Serial port communication. Including virtual serial port using Bluetooth enabled devices.
•    TreeView control - similar to the tree in the File Explorer. Supports checkboxes and images.
•    TrackBar control - "volume" control.
•    ProgressBar control.
•    TabControl - organize many controls in different tab pages.
•    Support for Firelight Technologies FMOD library which allows playing MP3 files (and many more
formats).
•    Full screen forms.
•    Support for screen orientation changes.
•    Hardware ID detection.
•    Binary files support - 30 new methods for working with binary files.
•    Bitwise operations - XOR, OR and more.
•    Image library - 20 new methods for drawings.
      Includes off screen drawing, transparent colors, drawing part of larger images and more.
•    Arrays can be of a specific data type.
•    And much more.

Limited time offer: Purchase Basic4ppc V4.00  (including all components and features) for only 29$.

See more information here: www.basic4ppc.com  (Source: Press Release


Posted Thursday, December 28 2006 by ChrisD
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LingvoSoft delivers unbelievable Christmas discounts!

We wish you Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Be surprised by the price we can offer!

1. Select the desired software using our advanced Search Wizard and click 'Order Now'
2. Enter special code 5NTIOTBZOH in the 'Add Gift' field of the shopping cart and click the 'Add Gift' button
3. See the discount added to your shopping cart and deducted from your order total.
4. Be surprised by the price we can offer!

Please note, that this offer is valid for 7 days only in conjunction with your online order at www.lingvosoft.com and cannot be combined with any other offers

You can also check out all our Christmas Sale Offers!   (Source: Press Release)


Posted Tuesday, December 26 2006 by ChrisD
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