Portable Technology: Getting to Know the Treo by Simon Canfield
... An advantage of this model, however, is that it will be
available in multiple languages, including English, German,
Italian, Spanish and French. The Treo 650 CDMA model is
only available in English. This fully operational
communications center and handheld computer is among the
top of the line in portable communications devices. Whichever model you prefer, you won’t go wrong with the
purchase of a Treo. Its compact, lightweight design and
comprehensive package is designed to meet the ...
Computer...Take A Letter... A Speech Recognition Update by Grant Fairley
... Like the calculator has been to arithmetic, this teacher was sure that speech recognition would ruin the written language. Perhaps. Or maybe it is just a return to a more ancient form - the oral tradition. Surprisingly - it was only really Star Trek that nailed how speech recognition would become natural. As someone who uses speech, it is still surprising to see how many futuristic commercials and movies still have people typing. Speech as the more natural interface makes sense - we speak ...
Basic Technology History by Tyler D Falls
... Some Things You Can Do On A PDA:Get a Wireless Connection
Surf the Web
Play Music and Video Files
Watch movies Using PocketTV
Play a Game
Use Your Pocket PC as a backup device
Update Office Documents
Download and read E-books
Listen to Audio Books
Connect to Windows servers using Terminal Services
Use Messenger Tools
Change the theme of your Pocket PC
Project the Pocket PC screen onto your desktop
Do Your TaxesSome PDA Software:Medical/Drug Resources PDA Software ...
Best Cell Phones - Cell Phone Shopping 101 by Samantha Goode
... Next Generation Phones – With their sleek design and attractive packaging, the phones in this line offer a lot in the way of cell phone convenience, including features such as comprehensive multimedia functionality, full line of state-of-the-art entertainment options, virtual assistant, Bluetooth portable car set with wireless telephony technology, music and video downloads, rugged packaging for outdoor use and built-in translators (accommodating languages such as English, Portuguese, ...
Explode Your World With Possibilities by Saleem Rana
... You can start today by just deciding to clearly outline your goals and purpose in life and begin a deliberate campaign to find out how you can resolve your most pressing problems. Once you start to tap your tremendous neurological capabilities through a conscientious effort, who knows what you are capable of being, doing, and having from life. When there is enough desire, you can do anything. If you're looking for abundance, it's right inside your head.
Oh Boy! A New (to me) Toy! by Mike Bryant
... Many calculators today have more processing power than this. So it serves no useful purpose—I can’t use it for my software business; I can’t even use it to check email. So, why did I spend my $5 on it? That’s easy to answer… I remember with misty-eyed nostalgia the long hours of my youth spent in front of a TV screen (this was when you plugged your computer into a TV, no monitor needed), typing away on some computer program. Many weekends I would not go to bed until the wee (very wee) hours ...
Parents Demand Dumbed-down Tests:An Unintended Bad Consequence of the No Child Left Behind Act by Joel Turtel
... In New York City, school authorities estimated that over 30 percent of the city’s 11th-graders would not be eligible to graduate if the English language standard that will take effect next year was being applied today. Diane Ravitch of the Brookings Institute in Washington is a longtime analyst of New York’s public-school system She estimated that in some neighborhoods, less than 5 percent of high-school seniors would qualify to graduate under the new standards.
Children With Learning Disabilities by Aaron Schwartz
... The teaching of oral language. It will concern mainly the development of greater vocabulary and the requirements of oral habits. In the whole, our lessons will be aimed not only at teaching mechanics, various techniques, rules but also at developing children’s motivation and willingness. The second part of teaching plan is presented by lessons in history and geography. These lessons are expected to improve children’s general comprehension, general knowledge and social skills.