To make your own wireless network at home you need the above cards plus a base station such as the Orinoco Residential Gateway RG-1000 (pounds 175 which includes one PC Card adapter
) or D-Link DWL-1000AP (pounds 125).
Parachute Technologies, LLC has introduced the Parachute PC Card adapter
designed for Palm handheld organizers.
The standard allows for interoperability at the PC card adapter
, but this is the least expensive component of the network, he also points out.
Using a PC card adapter
like ActionTec's (800-797-7001) CameraConnect or serial or parallel cable, images are transferred to a PC where image editing software lets you convert, enhance and edit images.
Images can be played back on the camera's LCD monitor or on a TV, downloaded to a PC or Macintosh via cable, or accessed on a laptop using the SmartMedia and optional PC card adapter
The PT-L701SDU comes complete with 16MB SD Memory Card, a PC card adapter
, and software that converts BMP or TIFF images and entire Microsoft PowerPoint files into JPEG images, allowing PC-free presentations using material even from PCs that are not equipped with an SD card slot.