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Microsoft to Launch Windows CE 6.0 R2 Virtually

Microsofts Windows Embedded group will hold a "virtual" launch event this week to unveil a significant update to Windows CE. The 45-minute online event, scheduled for Nov. 15 at...

Free Mobile App Locates Other Mobile Devices

Vito Technology has released a free application for GPS-enabled Windows Mobile devices that helps users locate others with similarly equipped devices. Vito FindMe uses SMS (Short Message Service) to...

Thin Clients Save Energy, Spare CO2

Using thin clients instead of conventional PCs would lower energy consumption by 51 percent and reduce CO2 emissions, concludes a recent study by the Fraunhofer Institute. The study, whose...

RIM Preps Virtual BlackBerry for Windows Mobile Devices

Research In Motion April 23 unveiled plans to offer a new software application suite enabling Windows Mobile-powered devices from third-party manufacturers to use BlackBerry software applications and services. The company...

BIOS Speeds Vista Toward Embedded Apps

Although "Vista Embedded" is still but a twinkle in Microsofts eye, the company has begun licensing the operating system for embedded uses, and BIOS vendor General Software has released...

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