Just received my Veer from Ebay and surprisingly found it has WebOS 2.2.3 preinstalled. Take a look at my pic below.
With this version, I am able to TTS web with my touchpad. . (Video will be posted soon as my camera battery need to be charged for a while).
Here is the video:
I have not got chance to test SMS and Phone forwarding function as I am using Sprint. Will try to find any activated SIM and test these functions later.