Microsoft's Pocket PC and Smartphone brands to become Windows Mobile

Posted on Saturday, Jan 08 2005 @ 19:46 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Microsoft is dumping its Pocket PC and Smartphone brands and will embrace the Windows Mobile name - according to analysts an indication of how PDAs are merging with mobile phones.
The decision will simplify Microsoft's product line by replacing three overlapping brands with one. However, it could cause confusion since that brand will cover radically different types of devices.
More info at TechWorld


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