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Palm Treo 700w

Jan 23, 20061 min
Network Security

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Keith Shaw’s Cool Tools Alert


Keith puts the new Palm Treo 700w smartphone with Verizon Wireless service through its paces. Does it really get 400Kbps to 700Kbps throughput on the EV-DO network? Find out.

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The latest smart phone from Palm, the 700w is the first Palm device to use the Microsoft Windows Mobile operating system, as well as the first to access Verizon’s high-speed Code Division Multiple Access EV-DO wireless network (branded BroadbandAccess from Verizon). Like earlier Treo devices, the 700w includes an integrated keyboard for text messaging and e-mail input.

Keith Shaw is an award-winning editor at Network World. In addition to creating the Cool Tools universe of columns, blogs and videocasts, he also edits the weekly DEMOletter newsletter and is the senior editor of product testing at Network World You can reach Keith at