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see personal digital assistantpersonal digital assistant
(PDA), lightweight, hand-held computer designed for use as a personal organizer with communications capabilities; also called a handheld. A typical PDA has no keyboard, relying instead on special hardware and pen-based computer software to enable the
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Hand-held technology emphasises on integrating learning across the curriculum.
Temperature-indicating, controlling, and recording instrumentation includes hand-held digital and analog pyrometers, infrared thermometers, themocouple sensors, scanners and controllers.
Although the vast majority of motorists believe that using a hand-held mobile while driving is dangerous, it is not seen as the paramount distraction to drivers.
The hand-held device that my former employer utilized was basically a PC running a stripped-down version of DOS.
For example, Casio found 84 percent of the buyers of its Windows CE device have desktop machines and 56 percent have notebook PCs, said Gary Rado, executive vice president of its hand-held computing division.
Given our large base of legal customers, we have found across a number of firms it is critical to access documents on the hand-held devices.
What we realized after having some failures was there was a different approach, which was to assume the hand-held is a component of the bigger system.
Offers high-temperature hot-air tools, including hand-held benchtop systems.
Transforms Hand-Held into Private Phone Line' -- DALLAS, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Telular Systems, the international leader of fixed cellular technology, has pioneered another technological breakthrough with the introduction of PCS One, an advanced new telecommunications system that enables end users to place and receive calls from multiple locations through a single telephone number.
These security technologies will be incorporated into Diamond I's WifiCasino GS wireless, hand-held gaming system, as well as the hand-held gaming unit to be employed by the Global Gaming Platform venture.
As for the improved navigation equipment, Kaminski said Friday that by the end of September, military pilots would be given hand-held instruments that use satellite data to pinpoint longitude, latitude and altitude to within 50 feet.

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