Personal Digital Assistantcomputing dictionary

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(PDA) A small hand-held computer typically providing calendar, contacts, and note-taking applications but may include other applications, for example a web browser and media player. Small keyboards and pen-based input systems are most commonly used for user input.

The Apple Newton was a fairly early example.

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Acronym: PDA

(01 Jul 2002)