Re: NTLK Re: newtontalk V1 #19

From: Paul Guyot (
Date: Mon Jun 05 2000 - 01:55:19 CDT

>Could someone share info on BackTalk?
>At what site is this available?

(personal remainder: This should be added to the FAQ)
I think all the information is there:

Additionaly, there was some review right here last saturday:
Chris Georges <>:
>My wife just got a Visor for use at work. I was wondering whether anyone
>had any experience with BackTalk by Smartdog Software, or any other IrDA
>beaming translators/applications???

Jesse Candy <>:
>Yes, I've beamed notes from and to a palm V using BackTalk. Worked fine.

Grant [Lenticular] Hutchinson <>:
>I've been using BackTalk in my MP2100 for a few months now. I am the lone
>Newton user in an office packed full of PalmOS toys (various models...
>III, IIIx, V, VI, Visor) - and the latest version of BackTalk is great
>for the simple stuff like contact info, vCards and notes. I am waiting
>for Smartdog to release some more Palm compatibility goodie that will
>handle full calendaring, etc. So far , so good. These guys rock. I blow
>the Palm users away with the fact that my "dead platform" can talk to
>their wizzy new beer coasters.
> By the way, here is a snippet from the last Smartdog email newsletter:
> >Coming up from Smart Dog Software...
> >
> > - With help from some of you, we're trying to get Siemens and Nokia
> >phones to exchange data reliably with the Newton
> > - We're still working on the "other half" of the Calendar translators,
> >which will allow Palm Date Book items to be beamed to the Newton Dates
> >application
> > - We're working on a Palm SmartDoc to Newton NewtWorks conversion



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