Test Flying The New Pilot

In the year or so since its introduction, the Palm Pilot has dominated the palmtop-computer market for one simple reason: It doesn't try to do very much, but it does its limited tasks very, very well. The new version of the Pilot, made by the Palm Computing Div. of 3Com (800 881-7256), branches out a bit. The good news is that it is better than ever at its core tasks of giving you an easily portable copy of your computerized address book, calendar, and to-do list. But many of its added functions, especially the ability to send and receive E-mail, are disappointing.

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