Global positioning system (GPS) units pick up signals from GPS satellites to calculate the latitude and longitude of the user. Handheld units are convenient for cyclists, hikers, mountain climbers, and hunters.
Rotary tools are handheld power tools with rotating bits, with hundreds of parts and accessories that are used for drilling, sanding, carving, cutting, grinding, or routing. They are used in many ways by all kinds of workmen from hobbyists to jewelers. This website provides an overview of the tool, types available, and uses. There are also links to rotary tool manufacturers.
The University of Wyoming, located in Laramie, opened in 1887. It is the only provider of baccalaureate and graduate education in the State. There are over 13,000 students at UW and over 20% of those are over the age of 25. Wyoming graduates include some notable people, including Dick Cheney and Tom Osborne, the inventor of the first handheld calculator. Information about applying on the website.
The following articles provide recent handheld-related news.
A personal, handheld device emitting high-intensity ultraviolet light to disinfect areas by killing the novel coronavirus is now feasible, according to researchers.
Science Daily. Monday, 01 Jun 2020 19:41:40 EDT.
You might not fully realise it, but it's been more than 45 years since Martin Cooper, a Motorola researcher and executive, made the first call on a handheld
Max Freeman-mills. Pocket Lint. Tuesday, 19 May 2020 12:25:00 +0100.