News Factor: Handhelds Have Key Weakness

My spin While I can understand what Daniel means in his story, I know that even with the pen my Handspring Visor Prism is an integral part of my life – for serious business productivity. Keeping me on schedule and reminding me of things to do is no small thing. And finally, let’s not forget that with accessories like a foldable Targus keyboard (which I have) and a wireless modem the PDA is a SERIOUS notebook competitor for many scenarios.
News Clip: Will handhelds eventually disappear in the face of competition from ever-cheaper laptops? If we are now stuck with no alternative to stylus-only PDAs because most buyers are only prepared to pay for the cheap option, that might turn out to be true. (full story)