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How to connect Axim to internet?

I am thinking about getting one of the new axims but does it have a modem? If not, then how do I connect it to the internet(modem, ethernet, or WI-FI). Thanks in advance.

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It doesn't come with one, but you can use the CF slot. Just pick up a CF Modem, ethernet card or wireless card (for a wireless network) and you are ready to go.

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