PDA Buying Guide

Personal digital assistants (PDAs) are data-centric devices designed for on-the-move computing and communications. Here's what to consider before buying one.


Personal digital assistants (PDAs) are data-centric devices designed for on-the-move computing and communications. PDAS are a complete contact database with storage for phone, address and email details, calendar and appointment scheduling, memos and to do lists. They are also mobile computing devices for office functions such as reading and editing word documents, spread sheets, PDFs and other files. In addition to data applications, some models are appearing that include phone functionality, such as voice-activated phone dialing, messaging and global roaming.

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PDAs come in a range of shapes and sizes from low-end models that can be used in place of a paper diary to high-end models that are intended for global mobile computing and connectivity with a suite of business applications. There's almost a model for every application and, if manufacturers have their way, we'll all by discarding our humble diaries in place of these digital devices.

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Anonymous

1

I want a electronic diary/assistant with poss internet conection may GPS.
Any ideas.

thanx

Collie

Email: mcknigco@hotmail.com

lmanning1

2

PDA compatibkle with Macbook

I'm primarily a mac user, looking for a PDA to use. I don't want to purchase an iphone, so can anyone suggest a PDA to buy? I need it for organising and accounting primarily.

Tahir Shah

3

Information regarding PDA

Please send me information regarding PDA,as i am interested in buying one.

Rick

4

PDA's

interested in running 1:250,000 topographical maps while mounted in a vehicle, and linked to a GPS

AG

5

topo maps on a PDA

Oziexplorer CE will do that if the PDA runs Windows. Check out their website at
www.oziexplorer.com.au
Excellent sftware if you have access to digital maps

Anonymous

6

long poo

i enjoy eating long poo for dinner

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