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Local Area Mobile Computing on Stock Hardware and Mostly Stock Software

@inproceedings{Watson1993LocalAM,
  title={Local Area Mobile Computing on Stock Hardware and Mostly Stock Software},
  author={Terri Watson and Brian N. Bershad},
  booktitle={Symposium on Mobile and Location-Independent Computing},
  year={1993}
}
In the Fall of 1992, the graduate Operating Systems class at Carnegie Mellon University implemented the necessary components to provide applications with a programmable interface to a mobile palmtop computer. The goal of the project was to expose project members to the area of mobile computing through "shock immersion." Over the course of two months, students designed and implemented the infrastructure for a simple mobile computing environment for low-end palmtop machines. This programming… 
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