A laptop cannot go out and place handcuffs on an offender, a data tablet
cannot go out and console a vulnerable victim, the latest Nokia phone cannot control the alcoholfuelled crowd on a Saturday night.
It should include traditional input devices such as mouse, trackball, joystick, data tablet
, coded or unencoded keyboard, wall/desktop/portable touch panels, microphone, image scanner and CCD television camera; less conventional devices such as foot and headmice, gloves, suits, electromagnetic, acoustic, mechanical or electrostatic 3D trackers, tracking systems based upon video, electro-optical, electro-myographic, electro-encephalographic or electro-oculographic information, eye movement tracking systems from infrared, etc.
Officers are investigating the spate of incidents in the Colwyn Bay area where items including phones, laptops, sat navs and a data tablet
were taken overnight between Thursday and Friday.
Police vehicles are also equipped with Mobile Data Tablets
(MDTs), enabling officers to file reports and gather information instantly.
Perhaps the most exciting development is the introduction of mobile data tablets
in police vehicles and hand-held computers which allow officers to access crime files.
Typical applications for Cell Computing CardPCs include ruggedized mobile PCs and data tablets
, wearable computers, handheld test equipment, network-based equipment control, embedded Web servers, and other high-performance systems requiring rapid implementation using off-the-shelf components plus full compatibility with popular desktop and embedded operating systems.