Post details: THAT'S IT! I'm getting a handheld sumthin' or another!

09/24/07

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Categories: Half-Butt Postings, Yes, I work in Information Technologies...

THAT'S IT! I'm getting a handheld sumthin' or another!

I've mentioned in the past that honestly, nine-out-of-ten of the BEST and most INCREDIBLE post ideas happen in transit between home and office... and as a public transport user, I could actually write it out...

...but...

In honesty, my hand writing is DEPLORABLE... so I try to simply "write" it in my mind and keep it going in my head until, in theory, I get to work or home and can type it out...

Of course, life never works this way... in fact, last Friday, I was literally "chased"/"followed" by fellow employees on my way into the office asking about this and that... and needless to say, my boffo idea? *POOF!* in a puff of logic and needed work stuff.

At home, it's not unusual to get in and have to deal with the usual domestic issues... and *POOF!*, ideas disappear while trying to be a decent mate, step-dad, and pet-owner.

So, at least in my head, the decision is made... a "palm-top" computer capable of writing a TXT document with a QWERTY keyboard MUST find its way into my hands.

I'm checking eBay constantly... and there are "some" possibilities in the "El Cheapo" price range (which is the one I'm interested in,) but, as always, the rotters rarely post shipping info!

Oh well, can you tell I had a great idea and lost it in transit today???

My New Toy! (Built in 1998!)

Update: Managed to get a Philips Velo 1... a VERY old "plamtop"... but it fits the needs well... and it was WELL under $30.00! Should be here shortly... THEN WATCH THE MAGIC as I can freely ensure my notes are constant!

...until the batteries die...

...but don't worry, that will ONLY happen when I'm writing a blog post worthy of a Pulitzer Prize OR one that would ENSURE someone would help us get the bus without question.

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