Helpful Information

Battery/Power, Helpful Information

5 Easy Tips to Extend Battery Life

5 Easy Tips to Extend Battery Life

There aren’t many things that can throw productivity out the window as quickly as a dead battery can. For this reason, Juniper Systems rugged handhelds use batteries that are made to last a full workday (8-10 hours). However, as with any battery, certain factors such as environmental conditions, the type […]

July 10, 2013 ×

GPS Technology, Helpful Information, Mesa Rugged Notepad

Geotagging Photos

Geotagging Photos

What is geotagging? First of all, let’s start out on the right foot here with a brief explanation of geotagging, in case you’re new to the subject. Geotagging is the act of adding geographical information (in the form of metadata) to some type of media, including photos, videos, websites, etc. […]

June 6, 2013 ×

Data Collection Software, Helpful Information, Operating Systems

Where to Find Windows Embedded Applications

Where to Find Windows Embedded Applications

Most field computer customers purchase a handheld with a single use planned and implemented, and usually customers determine the application long before they purchase the device. However, once the device is deployed and the field workforce is carrying it every day, it makes sense to utilize more of the handheld’s […]

May 20, 2013 ×

GPS Technology, Helpful Information

How to Get Better GPS Accuracy with Your Rugged Handheld

How to Get Better GPS Accuracy with Your Rugged Handheld

To the average consumer, a soothing voice offering most-of-the-time-correct driving instructions to a good restaurant in an unfamiliar town is all that is required for total GPS satisfaction. “In one-hundred feet, turn right.” Thanks, talking car! However, the fact that you are reading this on Juniper Systems’ blog for data […]

May 10, 2013 ×

Helpful Information, Rugged Handhelds

Which Handheld Computer is Best for Me?

Which Handheld Computer is Best for Me?

Handheld computers are all more-or-less the same, right? Not so fast. Sure, most of them share similar functions when sitting side-by-side in a climate controlled office, but there are many considerations outside of a handheld’s core duties that can be the difference between a productive working environment and that time […]

May 1, 2013 ×

Helpful Information, RFID

HF or UHF – Which RFID Frequency to Use?

HF or UHF – Which RFID Frequency to Use?

From those who are new to the world of RFID and rugged handheld computing, one of the most common questions I hear is “Which RFID frequency should I use: HF or UHF?” In this post, I’d like to help make this decision process a little bit easier. There are lots of […]

April 18, 2013 ×