Collecting Handheld Computers

Shevett is attracted to more than just the aesthetic design of classic handheld computers. He creds his connection to PCs to his father, a fellow early computer nerd. At computer conventions, people enjoy his collection from a time when handheld computers were an exciting new phenomenon and nobody knew what the next flagship product was going to be… More here. Thanks to Kirk.

There is something very interesting about retro handheld devices, even if they are barely usable today.

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  1. Guess this person isnt in the UK?

    I’ve got an HP Jornada 720 that I can’t bring myself to chuck away. I was going to contact the science/NH museum (i forget which has the gadget display) to see if they might have wanted it, but if there’s other collectors, then maybe it could go their way.

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