|11-17-2008, 11:14 AM||#1|
Addicted to Porting
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Device: iRex iLiad, Nokia 770, Samsung i760
3rd party software request thread
What kind of software do you guys want to see ported to the DR1000?
Are there other document formats you want to read? Utilities or programs you want to see? Games you want to play?
I can't promise to do everything, but since there aren't many other people with a DR and the ability, I'll be happy to do what I can.
|11-17-2008, 11:35 AM||#2|
Researcher and Consultant
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Bangkok, THAILAND
Device: MACBOOKPRO17" HP2400TX SONYUX27
I amgoing to get my DR1000S next week. Don't familiair with it yet, but it will be a new tools for my students in embedded system class.
for my personal use,
1. Port of TI, HP Graphic Calculator would be good. Most of them has Linux source code for Ti-92, HP48.
2. Contacts sync wirh Outlook or Windows Live
Just start from this....
When I am ready I would contribute (my students) to develope SW also.
Last edited by keng2000; 11-17-2008 at 11:48 AM.
|11-17-2008, 11:58 AM||#4|
Join Date: May 2006
Device: Boox Max,Galaxy note 10.1 & 3,LE1700 tablet,sony PRS-500,iRex DR1000S
me too, me too!
|11-17-2008, 12:23 PM||#5|
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Würzburg, Germany
Device: iRex DR1000S
|11-17-2008, 12:46 PM||#7|
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Ellesmere Port, UK
Device: DR1000S Sony PRS505 iPad iPhone
It would be nice to have some form of Agenda/Calendar function, Not necessarily to sync with a Computer (I have a MAC, many others use Linux and most use PC's so syncing would be difficult) but if it could import export Vcard files so much the better.
This would be useful for when in meetings. I know you can download a calendar pdf, but that's not really the same
|11-17-2008, 02:01 PM||#8|
Join Date: Oct 2008
Device: irex digital reader
|11-17-2008, 02:10 PM||#9|
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Mississippi, USA
Device: Kindle 3, Kobo Glo HD
Screenshot program. A simple 30 second delay plus automatic filename (based on date) would be enough - just like on the iLiad. Or perhaps gsnapshot? There may be better screenshot GUI apps out there, they are hard to find using Google.
Terminal - Xfce-Terminal may be a good candidate.
Recall that Evince is one option for a djvu reader.
|11-17-2008, 02:15 PM||#10|
Join Date: Dec 2007
Device: Cybook Gen 3, DR1000S
|11-17-2008, 02:47 PM||#12|
Grumpy Old Man
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: L.A., Euro ex-pat
Device: Kobo, Nook Classic,Color,ST/Glow, iRex DR1000, Sony 505, REB1100&1200
- We've got fiction, now we need interactive fiction:
!Gargoyle! (or Frotz...)
- A terminal application
|11-17-2008, 06:07 PM||#13|
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Cascais, Portugal
Device: Kindle DXi, Kindle PW, iPad, Samsung Note 3, Note Pro 12.2"
|11-18-2008, 03:13 AM||#14|
Join Date: Jun 2007
Device: Sony Librie, Irex DR1000S
Another interesting software would be a PC application that shows in a window (with an update after every second) what it is seen in the screen of the DR1000S. This PC application that I think about should have a fullscreen mode. I do not have any idea if this is something difficult or not, or if this can be done by the already available Irex software.
I think this would be great (at least) for teachers. I can go to the lecture room with my Irex1000S and use a beamer for showing my slides to the attendance. And what it is more interesting, if at any moment I decide to create a new slide using the pen stylus I can automatically share it with all my students.
|11-18-2008, 03:33 AM||#15|
Join Date: Apr 2008
Device: iLiad V2
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