Re: [NTLK] Softening PDA Market

From: David Orriss Jr (
Date: Sat Jun 08 2002 - 01:55:38 EDT

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Subject: Re: [NTLK] Softening PDA Market

>> On 6/8/02 @ 10:08 AM, James Witte wrote:
>>> WHAT? The springboard is the whole point of going with
>>> Handspring. I don't blame people for leaving, I mean,
>>> what's the point in getting a
>> Makes you wonder if thye'd be singing a different tune if
>> they'd have supported PCMCIA, an industry standard with
>> some devices out there already instead of a proprietary
>> SpringBoard interface.
> Totally agree.
> Too bad Handspring didn't use PCMCIA/CF interface since it is a standard.
> They did have some innovative devices.

They were trying to save money and still have an expandable device. However
I agree. I have an HandEra 330 on the way for just that reason...

David Orriss Jr.

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