Handspring today announced the beginning of Module Madness, a promotion
featuring a 20 percent instant rebate on 22 different Springboard modules and
accessories. More details about Module Madness can be
found at Handspring.com.
lasts until April 11, 2002.
"Our first Module Madness promotion took place last year and was a
success for Handspring and our developers," said Karen Sipprell,
vice president of corporate marketing at Handspring. "A wide variety
of new Springboard modules and accessories have shipped since then,
and we wanted to give our large installed base of Visor owners the
opportunity to purchase more modules at a great price."
Twenty-two Springboard modules and accessories are included in the
Module Madness promotion. While the prices are mostly under $100, there are a few more modules that are starting to creep down, and under $50!
Step Keeper by Hagiwara $39.96 (retail $49.95)—Pedometer records peoples' steps as they walk
and calories burned. It can be slipped into its carrying case that clips onto a
waistband and displays the results on the Visor.
ProRecord Digital Voice Recorder by Admobis $79.20 (retail $99.00)—Directly links voice
messages to Palm OS PIM applications, with 16MB of memory and 8.5 hours of
eyemodule digital camera by IDEO $39.96 (retail $49.95)—Users can capture and view images on
the Visor, beam them to other Palm OS devices and match images to address book
Memory and Storage
MemPlug Memory Stick
Adapter by Portable Innovation $55.96 (retail $69.95)—Enables Visors
customers to use Memory Stick in the Springboard expansion slot. People can
exchange data between a Visor handheld and other Memory Stick enabled devices,
such as digital cameras and personal computers.
MemPlug SD/MMC Adapter by Portable Innovation $55.96 (retail $69.95)—Provides an unlimited
removable memory expansion solution for a Visor that lets people use Secure
Digital and Multimedia Memory cards in Visor's Springboard slot.