Microsoft is trying to conquer the growing market for high-end cellphones while keeping alive opportunities for Windows CE, a decade-old technology that the company has long pushed for small electronic devices. CE is used in such disparate devices as gas station pumps and TV recorders.More details over here.
Analysts say the market has a lot of potential, although Microsoft has hard work ahead.
"The company's historically about what? Operating systems. And operating systems are used by more and more classes of devices," said Joe Wilcox, an analyst with Jupiter Research.
Microsoft working on Windows CE
Posted on Wednesday, May 10 2006 @ 12:10 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck