Software Introduces Enhanced Wireless Printing
For The Palm OS® Platform
PrintBoy 2.2 to be Demonstrated at PalmSource 2000
- December 11, 2000
- Today, Bachmann Software introduced its newest version of
their popular PrintBoy Software, with PrintBoy 2.2 version.
In addition to the previous ability to print calendars, addresses,
to-do lists, memos and clipboard items, PrintBoy 2.2 includes
4 important new features:
- Full Graphic support
for Hewlett Packard (HP) DeskJet™ products and PCL 3 compatibles,
such as the HP DeskJet 350™ and all DeskJet™ models
- A bundled system
that includes PrintBoy 2.2 packaged with an Actisys™ IRDA
adapter; capable of upgrading printers to accept infrared
- Better support
for the Greenwich Instruments™ serial cable
- Support for the
Handspring™ serial cable using the Greenwich Instruments™
Bachmann Software will showcase this new version of PrintBoy
will be demonstrated this week during PalmSource™ 2000, the
premier annual conference and trade show for the Palm OS® platform
developers and solution providers.
The company will
be performing live demonstrations of PrintBoy to multiple printers,
including a HP DeskJet 350™ mobile printer using the internal
infrared port, the Actisys™ IRDA adapter and Greenwich Instruments™
of version 2.2 marks the first time PDA users can graphically
print to an HP DeskJet 350™ mobile printer; one of the most
likely choices of the mobile professional.
PrintBoy users such
as Jeff Arnold, an instructor at Peripheral Vision Infosystems,
Inc., expressed his delight with the software, "I use PrintBoy
to print job aids and other handouts on-the-fly when I'm in
the classroom, without the hassle of having to set up my laptop.
The product has been a real time saver - and lifesaver at times.
Oh, it's always good for getting those additional 'ooohs' and
'aaahs' from my students."
Priced at just US$19.99,
PrintBoy 2.2 can be ordered from Bachmann Software's on-line
store at www.bachmannsoftware.com or
by calling (973) 729-9427.
Software & Services
Bachmann Software & Services is a leading provider of software
products and development services for handheld computing and
wireless applications. Based in Sparta, N.J., the company primarily
develops applications for the Palm OS platform. Its premier
products include Print Manager, which "snaps" into the Palm
OS handheld and provides a standard text and graphics printing
engine that can be used by virtually any application, and PrintBoy,
a suite of applets that allows users to print highly readable
output of most information stored on the Palm handheld.. Bachmann
Software & Services is continuing to develop and introduce innovative
solutions for the high-growth handheld computing market.
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