mobile computing

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mobile computing

Using a portable computing device such as a laptop, tablet or smartphone. See mobile platform and mobile device.
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Goknow provides K-12 classrooms and schools with an end-to-end solution for handheld computing.
a leading enterprise software solutions company, announced that Hummingbird's data integration and reporting solutions will support the delivery of corporate data to handheld computing devices that utilize the 3Com Palm operating system.
The companies will work to integrate 3Com's world-leading handheld computing and wireless application technologies with NTT DoCoMo's wireless network infrastructure.
We believe the Stowaway Sierra extends our leadership position in portable keyboards and will allow us to further capitalize on the proliferation of smartphones and other handheld computing devices.
The ITC investigation involves three Intermec patents that cover pocket-sized handheld computing devices, modular handheld computing devices, and recharging and data-exchange cradles for handheld computing devices.
Through a wealth of consumer electronic experience and strong partnerships, Tapwave is developing a portfolio of innovative, media-centric products that combine the power and function of advanced handheld computing with the fun of a console-quality entertainment experience.
According to growth consulting firm Frost & Sullivan, the combined markets for portable medical devices, AIDC systems, wireless point-of-sale terminals and rugged handheld computing represents a $1 billion opportunity for custom battery solutions by 2008.
The new TechPulse(TM) research is designed to discover, analyze and track the key perceptions, preferences and purchasing behavior of prospective customers for a variety of technology products and services, including VoIP and IP telephony, WiFi, CRM and contact center, biometrics, handheld computing, and other dynamic and quickly evolving technology sectors.
Intel's communications efforts -- providing building blocks for the communications infrastructure and the cellular and handheld computing market segments -- have been divided between ICG and the Wireless Communications and Computing Group (WCCG).
HP (NYSE:HPQ) today expanded the award-winning HP iPAQ Pocket PC product line to offer customers a full range of handheld computing options.
His vision for handheld computing dates back to the 1980s, when as Vice President of Research at GRiD Systems Corporation, he served as principal architect and designer for the GRiDPad and GRiD Convertible.