[This isn't strictly about Smartphone, but it is illustrative of how far Windows is spreading from its desktop roots. At the recent Consumer Electronics Show (CES), vendors displayed 72 different devices that were built around Windows Mobile, Windows CE, or Windows XP Embedded. Windows for Devices has collected information about all 72 and cataloged them. There are arcade games, PDA's, phones, POS terminals, web pads, a digital jukebox, even a universal translator! This is a fun list to browse. via SmartPhoneThoughts.com ]
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