• 05/31/2007
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What the Heck is a 'Mobile Companion' Anyway

Network Computing's technology editors love shiny new gadgets. The Foleo -- Palm's new "mobile companion" created instant discussion among their ranks on the system's usability, use cases -- and future. Follow their debate and then let us know what you...

Demonstration of Palm Foleo By Richard Karpinksi
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Dave Molta: I agree with Greg's major thrust, that Palm's offering seems a little strange.

There seem to be many roads to mobile device convergence, and our inclination is to try to stuff as much functionality into one device as possible (90% of a laptop in a smartphone).

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