Home » Uncategorized » Compaq iPAQ with Bluetooth AND Smartcard Reader
Image_62611_tmimage.jpg

Compaq iPAQ with Bluetooth AND Smartcard Reader

Tactel reveals a new add-on for the iPAQ, a combination of Bluetooth and smartcard. The solution is integrated in the jacket and leaves the Compact Flash card slot available for e.g. Memory, Bar code scanner etc. With this solution you could access the net over a BT mobile phone and actually but a product using a standard smart card. All smart cards funcionality could f cours be used.

You can now access Internet services through a WAP and/or a WEB browser practically anywhere in the world. This leads to a truly Mobile Internet, since you get a fixed line with up to 44kBit Internet connection using GPRS. Imagine what an interesting range of opportunities opens up when you can get relevant information wherever you are (also sensitive to time and geographic location).

• You could get the weather report, sport news and traffic situation every morning at 7.55 a.m. It will be there when you look at the Palm.
• You could handle your e-mails on your PDA all the time.
• You could receive up-dates on stock prices or other Internet information you are interested in whenever you want.
• With the upcoming software you could handle, both incoming and outgoing, calls on the PDA controlling the mobile phone
• You could play games, chat etc between PDAs located anywhere in the world connected with GPRS.
• Where games are concerned, a combination with several players becomes possible, and the participants can be nearby or far away.

About Dave Conabree

Check Also

wii-oculus-rift-hoverboard

Try Oculus Rift And Wii To Roam Around On The Back To The Future Hoverboard

Check out how you can fly in virtual space by using an Oculus Rift and a Wii Balance Board.

131129-amz

Amazon Appstore for Android Holiday Deals, Including Free Apps

There are tons of deals from the Amazon Appstore that will be offered starting now and throughout the holiday shopping season. They say that they will have "hundreds of titles that are eitehr free... or available between 50-90% off" the regular price.

131129-google

Black Friday: Google Play Store Apps, Games and Content on Sale All Weekend

Case in point, if you head over to the Google Play Store right now, you'll find that Google is celebrating all Cyber Weekend with discounts on all sorts of content. This includes many popular apps and games

131129-gtab

Black Friday Deal: Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-Inch for $100 Off

Did you manage to score any epic Black Friday deals this morning? Are you still ...

131128-diy

Arduino Co-Creator Releases Plans for $200 DIY Mobile Phone

Mellis was one of the people who came up with the now hugely popular Arduino platform and now he has come up with plans for people to build their own cell phone for about $200 in parts.

131128-apple

No Discounts for Apple Black Friday, Just Free Gift Cards

If you were hoping to save yourself some cash as you brave the Black Friday shopping crowds, you'll want to go somewhere other than the official Apple Stores.