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Handhelds and PDAs: Trimble T10

<b>Trimble T10</b><p><b>High-performance, rugged 10.1-inch tablet for survey work and demanding GIS applications</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>While Trimble is …

Laptops

Rugged Handhelds: Datalogic Joya Touch A6 rugged Android PDA

<b>Datalogic Joya Touch A6</b><p><b>Handy Android-based data collection and management device for bedside care, admittance, nursing activities, pharmacy, data</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

MobileDemand xTablet T1150

<b>MobileDemand xTablet T1150</b><p><b>Impressively rugged Intel "Cherry Trail" powered 10.1-inch Windows 10 tablet for heavy-duty mobile workforce applications,</b> …

Laptops

Rugged Notebooks: Panasonic Toughbook 54 G2

<b>Panasonic Toughbook 54</b><p><b>Panasonic's slender, semi-rugged business notebook for mobile professionals makes Intel "Kaby Lake" 7th gen Core processors</b> …

Laptops

The impact of iPhones on the rugged handheld market

Apple has been selling well over 200 million iPhones annually for the past several years. This affects the rugged handheld market both directly and …

IPhone X

Kingston IronKey S1000

<b>Kingston IronKey S1000</b><p><b>For when you need a rugged, heavy-duty USB key that truly protects your data</b> <br>(by Conrad. H. Blickenstorfer)<p>This article is …

Rugged Notebooks: Dell 12 Rugged Extreme Tablet

<b>Dell Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme Tablet</b><p><b>With state-of-the-art tech, Dell's rugged tablet is now lighter, sharper, more secure, and much faster</b> <br>(by …

Rugged Panel PCs: ARBOR ARES 1970/1970-E

<b>ARBOR ARES-1970/1970-E</b><p><b>Modular approach to high-performance industrial controllers minimizes cost and space requirements, maximizes configuration and</b> …

Rugged Notebooks: Dell 12 Rugged Tablet

<b>Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet</b><p><b>A year with Dell's tough and rugged 12-inch tablet</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>Dell initially introduced the Latitude …

Handhelds and PDAs: Datalogic Memor X3 HC handheld computer

<b>Datalogic Memor X3 HC</b><p><b>A healthcare version of Datalogic's light and pocketably handy mobile data collection computer</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>On …

Rugged Tablet PCs: RuggON PM-311B 7" rugged Windows Pad

<b>RuggON PM-311B</b><p><b>Versatile, expandable, well-sealed rugged tablet boosts screen clarity in sunlight, offers advanced fingerprint reading and encryption</b> …

Slates and Tablet PCs: Xplore XSLATE R12

<b>Hot-rodding the rugged tablet</b><p><b>Xplore Technologies presents super-high performance version of its sleek, lightweight 12.5-inch R12 Kaby Lake Windows</b> …

T-Mobile Pocket PC Phone

First hardware to use Pocket PC 2002 Phone Edition (September 2002 issue)<br>by Conrad Blickenstorfer<p>Posted August 1, 2002<p><i>Shingle Springs, CA, August 1,</i> …

IOGEAR KeySlate Bluetooth Keyboard for iOS Devices

<b>IOGEAR KeySlate Ultra-Slim Bluetooth 4.0 Keyboard</b><p><b>It really is the ultimate iPhone and iPad companion</b> <br>(by Conrad. H. Blickenstorfer)<p>I've been using …

Laptops

Rugged Notebooks: Panasonic Toughbook XZ6

<b>Panasonic Toughbook XZ6</b><p><b>Japanese domestic market Let's Note XZ6 2-in-1 hybrid now introduced in Europe as part of Panasonic's Toughbook lineup</b> <br>(by …

Laptops

Handhelds and PDAs: Getac A140

<b>Getac A140</b><p><b>Powerful, fully rugged, highly configurable, highly customizable Windows tablet with a big, bright 14-inch screen.</b> <br>(by Conrad H. …

Tablets

What is electronics potting?

<b>Electronics potting</b><p><b>A simple, cost-effective way to increase the reliability and longevity of electronics components and systems.</b><p>by Conrad H. …

Engineering

Rugged Notebooks: Dell New Latitude 14 Rugged

<b>Dell Latitude 14 Rugged</b><p><b>Dell's full-size, semi-rugged notebook computer</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>Dell originally introduced their Latitude 14 …

Laptops

Initial impressions of an Apple Watch holdout

So I finally got an Apple Watch. Series 2, the one that's waterproof and has onboard GPS. I chose the larger one with the 42mm screen. When you need …

Smartwatches

Handhelds and PDAs: CipherLab RS30 Series

<b>CipherLab RS50 Series</b><p><b>Android-based rugged touch computer for data collection and communication jobs in the field</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>The …

Rugged Tablet PCs: DT Research DT313H-MD

<b>DT Research Medical Tablet Cart System</b><p><b>A clever, practical and flexible medical cart all-in-one tablet computing system for mobile clinical and</b> …

Rugged Notebooks: Dell New Latitude 14 Rugged Extreme

<b>Dell New Latitude 14 Rugged Extreme</b><p><b>Updated version of Dell's full-size, fully-rugged notebook computer packs a big punch</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>…

Rugged Notebooks: New Dell 12 Rugged Extreme

<b>Dell New Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme</b><p><b>Dell's rugged convertible notebook offers impressive, flexible, and technologically advanced design, and now a</b> …

Handhelds and PDAs: Honeywell CN75

<b>Honeywell CN75</b><p><b>Honeywell introduces updated ultra-rugged handheld for courier express, parcel and mobile workers</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>On …

10 Years of Pen Computing Magazine

<b>Tough as Nails</b><p><b>Panasonic Toughbook — A high tech success story</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer — this feature appeared in the October 2002 issue of Pen …

Rugged Tablet PCs: Handheld Algiz 8X

<b>Handheld Algiz 8X</b><p><b>Speedy, handy, configurable, ultra-rugged state-of-the-art 8-inch Windows tablet for work in demanding environments or even just in</b> …

Handhelds and PDAs: Honeywell CK75

<b>Honeywell CK75</b><p><b>Honeywell introduces updated ultra-rugged data collection handheld for supply chains productivity</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>On …

Rugged Tablet PCs: Getac ZX70 rugged tablet

<b>GETAC ZX70</b><p><b>Fully rugged Android-based 7-inch tablet simplifies one-handed operation for mobile field professionals</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>Share …

Tablets