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Extreme PDA Introduced

At Work Computers, a leading provider of ultra-rugged Windows CE handheld computers, and GiveMePower Corporation, a leading provider of mobile CAD software solutions for Windows CE, have recently introduced Ranger 200C, a fully loaded handheld device designed to withstand extreme outdoor and industrial conditions. The Ranger 200C features a mobile/wireless CAD system, Windows CE 3.0, Microstation, AutoCAD R2002 software, and a host of other useful applications for creating, viewing, and editing computer-aided designs and drawings. The Ranger 200C is also equipped with a 57-key tactile-action keyboard, active-matrix color TFT display technology that stays bright and clear in sunlight, and a convenient touch screen technology that allows menu selection with a stylus, the back of a standard pen, or even the user's fingertips. To save time in loading and downloading files and programs, it is equipped with an Intel StrongARM CPU, 64 MB of SDRAM, and 128 MB of non-volatile storage capacity. In addition, the package includes 3800mAh NiMH battery pack, AC charger, serial interface cable, and 10 vinyl screen protectors.

File extraction utility, handwriting recognition capability, personal information management application, spreadsheets utility, and PDF file utility are some of the software applications that can be downloaded to Ranger 200C. For additional information, visit or call 403- 287-6001.