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2 new things coming

I have 2 new handheld devices coming.  The more interesting device is a HP Jornada 690.  It is a cute little color palmtop, to compliment my 360LX.  The 360LX is a fun device, but the keyboard is lacking.  I am … Continue reading

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HP 360LX review and comparison

A comparison of the dana.wireless by Alphasmart and the 360LX by Hewlett Packard.   These two systems came out about 4 years apart, so not a completely fair comparison, but let’s try anyway. So, what is it like to use … Continue reading

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Incoming

On a whim, I picked up a 360LX Palmtop PC.  It is in my mailbox right now, waiting for a pair of AA batteries.  It is a Windows CE 2.0 based device, and I always loved the palmtop form factor.  I’ll … Continue reading

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dana.wireless Review

dana.wireless by AlphaSmart My latest Palm the device, the dana.wireless Palm Powered!  This is a total departure from a typical Palm device.  It features a full sized keyboard and a screen almost 11 inches across!  The dana is actually a … Continue reading

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Palm LifeDrive

The Palm LifeDrive was a in interesting concept.  It was a Palm designed to store all of your data.  When plugged into a PC, it could appear as an external drive, to store everything.  The unit shipped with a 4gb … Continue reading

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Useful stuff and possible revival

I recently picked up a dana wireless, Palm based word processor, and I really enjoy using the device.  I am also a Palm junkie, I have 4 (four!) Palm based devices: Palm IIIe, Running Palm OS 3.1, not upgradeable. Palm … Continue reading

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Still Around

As you can see, this site is still running.  If you want to check out some of my retro projects, head over to http://retrogame.cyberphreak.com/ It is a collection of portable and console based retrofitting of Raspberry Pi computers into dead systems … Continue reading

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Low Cost Computing, Sweet Raspberry Pi

Low Cost Computing, Sweet Raspberry Pi I decided to revive this site, I feel bad about not updating since the departure of my Zaurus SL-6000. I was tempted to turn it to a Palm site, but that is a pretty … Continue reading

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Still around

Believe it or not, I still maintain and update this site.  I was thinking to add Palm (I still have a working Palm III) applications and my thoughts of the current world of portable computing.  In the meantime, the feed … Continue reading

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Migration Complete, sort of

Had to move my old Zaurus site to MySQL 5, the old one was running on a really, really old version of WordPress, so I was not able to properly move everything.  But, at least the feed was unaffected.

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