Cool Tools: Quick takes on high-tech toys

Shaw, Keith
December 2006
Network World;12/4/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 47, p40
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the development of Treo 680, a smart phone manufactured by Palm and operates on the Cingular Enhanced Data for Global Evolution (EDGE) wireless network. Its advantageous features are illustrated since it is aimed for consumers and business users who have feature-rich cellular phones. Treo 680 offers the latest version of the smart phone that controls on Cingular's EDGE network. However, there are some cautions on the use of this device including the average download speeds were much lower than testing the 700p or 700w devices and Cingular offers only the graphite version.


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