by Rick Smith (December 13, 2001)
Bluetooth technology has been discussed for several years. TDK Systems is now shipping a Bluetooth enabled clip-on device for the Palm m500 PDA.
Key features of the TDK blueM are:
Low power consumption
Lightweight - (one-ounce)
Wirelessly hot sync to PCs
Conforms to Bluetooth wireless standards
First Bluetooth device for Palm 'm' series
Simple to use
Offers 1 button access to any Palm m500 app
The TDK blueM attaches to the back of Palm m500, m505, m125 handhelds and also fits onto IBM C500 devices. When attached, you can use dial-up networking to access emails and browse the Web. It retails for $199.
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