Archive for the ‘Developing’ Category

A Java application to create offline maps for 2TrackMe

I’ve just uploaded an altered version of JTileDownloader to download offline maps for use with 2TrackMe. It’s written in Java and you will need the JRE from Sun for your computer. Download the archive, unpack it and run the JTileDownloader.bat file, which just calls: cd src java org/openstreetmap/fma/jtiledownloader/JTileDownloaderStart The map files are stored on your […]

Mai 30, 2009 · admin · 4 Comments
Posted in: Developing, Palm, WintecTool

NEW for Palm OS: 2PlayMe 4.1

Oh no, it isn’t dead yet the good old Garnet aka Palm OS. I’ve just released 4.1 of the astonishing 2PlayMe-tool. Don’t know what it is? Check out this very nice review at the PUGcast-Blog and grab your copy from here. BTW: Hail to the king, baby! and Waiting for… Christmas?

Mai 26, 2009 · admin · No Comments
Posted in: Developing, Palm

2TrackMe – update

and here it comes: 2TrackMe 0.2 Not everything works as it should, but it displays a OpenStreetMap-based moving map, it downloads Wiki-entries of your current position, it finds caches close to you and allows you to save the list. It allows to log your track on your SD-card. Don’t forget to upload the file to […]

April 27, 2009 · admin · No Comments
Posted in: Developing, Palm

Found \’Wiesencache\’ using 2TrackMe

Today my familly and me used 2TrackMe to find the ‘Wiesencache’ close to Wusterhausen. From our holiday farm in Gut Tornow we load the list of nearby caches from The Wiesencache seemed to be the best fit for our small kids. Driving by car until we were close-by we walked the last 900 meters […]

April 25, 2009 · admin · No Comments
Posted in: Allgemein, Developing, Palm

Some more downloads…

I’ve added some updates to the download section: OperaFrontEnd (OFE)  the best way to integrate Opera Mini into Palm OS is now updated to 1.4. I’ve mainly reworked the registration schema a bit and added an option to suppress the browser selection dialog.

März 29, 2009 · admin · No Comments
Posted in: Developing, Palm, WintecTool

OperaFrontEnd v1.1 falls back to Blazer if necessary

Hi friends, I hope you had some nice and peaceful holidays with your family or with your friends. You all already know about my small OperaFrontEnd tool which I released some weeks ago and which is in the best-seller list on Thank you very much for this. Actually OFE is still reduced on […]

Dezember 27, 2008 · admin · 6 Comments
Posted in: Allgemein, Developing, Palm

OperaFrontEnd – Integrates Opera Mini better into the PalmOS

You’re using Opera Mini on your Palm OS device? You like the small data footprint and the mobile view which it offers? You were alway angry about the inability to use it as default browser and have it opened right from your email application? You speak more than just English and were never able to […]

November 30, 2008 · admin · One Comment
Posted in: Allgemein, Developing, Palm

1Silde4U (the free Nexave-Keyguard) and other updates

Hi, I hope you are going well. The weather here in Germany is kind of weird for November I guess. St. Martin’s day is arrived and the “hand lantern”-season has come. Since, I have 2 small kids, every year there is an evening in November when you have to go out with your self-made lantern […]

November 11, 2008 · admin · 3 Comments
Posted in: Developing, Palm, WintecTool

Free sliding keyguard: Nexave 1.3g

Another minor update for the free, sliding and transparent keyguard replacement, called Nexave. I basically added support for kMeteo for weather data and improved the screen density handling to fix screen distortions  (alerts are drawn in high resolution coordinates) which could happen in few situations. Go to the official page at to grab it. And […]

August 28, 2008 · admin · 6 Comments
Posted in: Allgemein, Developing

Transparent PalmOS keyguard (for free)

Some may know about my free transparent PalmOS keyguard with the nice wipe effect, called Nexave. Shimon the developer of 4cast added a line of the current weather forecast into the latest Nexave version. You need 4cast installed. I’ve picked it up and finally added a field to display the current traffic in Nexave if […]

August 15, 2008 · admin · 3 Comments
Posted in: Allgemein, Developing, Palm