looking at buying a pocket PC / PDA

Mike Stein mhs.stein at gmail.com
Sun Oct 29 16:49:03 CDT 2017

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From: "Lawrence Woodman via cctalk" <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
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Sent: Sunday, October 29, 2017 11:53 AM
Subject: Re: looking at buying a pocket PC / PDA

> On 29/10/17 15:22, Mike Stein via cctalk wrote:
>> Radio Shack M100 (if you've got a large pocket); still used by some writers for the very reason you mention.
>> m
>> On 29/10/17 06:01, Evan Koblentz wrote:
>>>>>> I am looking at buying a pocket PC / PDA, so I can write idea/notes
>>>>>> when I
>>>>>> am away from my computer
> I was also thinking of something a little bit bigger, such as the M100. 
> The Cambridge Z88 is an excellent machine and they are still being sold 
> new in box.
>  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cambridge_Z88
> Lorry
Well, as I said if you don't mind smaller text and buying a slightly larger bag there are quite a few pretty nice word processors out there, and most of them have either RS232, USB or wireless transfer capability built in. If you're lucky you might even find one with its own bag ;-)

For example there's the NTS Dream Writer series; e.g.:

or the Alphasmarts; e.g.:

(No connection to seller)


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