Re: Fw: OVC

From: Douglas W. Jones <jones_at_cs_dot_uiowa_dot_edu>
Date: Fri Apr 16 2004 - 10:20:16 CDT

On Apr 16, 2004, at 10:00 AM, Nathan L. Adams wrote:

> On Thursday 15 April 2004 04:28 pm, charlie strauss wrote:
>
>> 4) I prefer the idea of using PDA based systems. The cost savings in
>> robust drop-resistant construction, warehouse-to-polling place
>> distribution
>> and secure storage issues would probably offset any preimium you paid
>> for
>> the PDA. (heck use a simputer).
>
> How small is too small? At some point it becomes feasible to sneak in
> (or out)
> the PDA.

Mine fits comfortably in my pocket. It's no bigger than a PCMCIA card.
Also, the display is too small for handicapped accessibility. I've
written
30,000 word papers on the thing, but I'd hate to vote a general election
ballot on it.

                        Doug Jones
                        jones@cs.uiowa.edu
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