Bluetooth headsets eliminate clumsy wires, boost productivity and, with more states requiring hands-free devices in vehicles, have become required equipment for businesspeople on the go. Vendors offer a dizzying array of headsets, differentiated by price, battery-life, weight and clarity. Many of today's headsets are multipoint, allowing use for both desktop and mobile phones. Developers also look to separate themselves from their competition through software or hardware design elements designed
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Available in charcoal gray, glow green, electric blue and sparkle pink, the Plantronics m100 (lists for $79.99) delivers up to 6 hours of talk time and 10 days of stand-by life. At 9 grams and 8mm thin, the lightweight Plantronics m100Plantronics m100 headset includes soft-gel ear tips in three sizes. The headset's multipoint technology allows users to pair one headset to two devices.
Server Market SplitsvilleJust because the server market's in the doldrums doesn't mean innovation has ceased. Far from it -- server technology is enjoying the biggest renaissance since the dawn of x86 systems. But the primary driver is now service providers, not enterprises.
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