[clug] lightweight tool for creating PDA-style Apps

steve jenkin sjenkin at canb.auug.org.au
Mon Aug 3 18:33:35 MDT 2009

steve jenkin wrote on 29/7/09 11:48 AM:

> With the advent of cheap/small netbooks - especially with the Google
> announcement & ARM processors - I'm thinking I can recreate what I loved
> about the PSION :-)
> -----------------------------------------------
> My Question:
>  Do you know of any lightweight tools suitable for creating PDA-style
> Apps (good UI tools) on low-powered netbooks??
> -----------------------------------------------

Any used, or seen used, 'Inferno'??
Any comments/warnings?

Looks 'nice', but why not apparently used a lot?
Is there some 'gotcha' in the details, or ????


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