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The Long and Winding Road...
by Daniel Matejka on April 15, 2003

We continue our series on GPS products for the Pocket PC on pocketnow. Pocket CoPilot 3.0 is the latest to find its way to us... can it find your way for you?

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riteMail for Pocket PC: How would you like a high-res, electronic ink drawing/note pad that lets you email the results? Try riteMail™ for Pocket PC™, an easy-to-use, interactive handwritten email application that allows you to create freehand drawings and writings in different styles and colors on your Pocket PC and then save or send them to any email address. Includes riteShape™ to perfect charts and the most common shapes - instantly!

Microsoft Releases WindowsCE.NET 4.2 to Manufacturers
posted on 04/23/2003 at 02:02 PM

Microsoft announced the release of WindowsCE.NET at the Embedded Systems Conference.

The Future of Medicine -- the Connected Doctor
posted on 04/21/2003 at 10:54 AM

Doctors using Vandrbilt University Medical Center's StarMobile system don't have to rely on memory or paper records to handle on-call situations. They can easily view the full patient history on a mobile-connected Pocket PC.

HP Releases 5400 ROM Update
posted on 04/18/2003 at 10:41 AM

HP has posted the 1.10 ROM Update for the HP iPAQ 545x after some initial confusion.

Plextor Announces New CD-RW Drive
posted on 04/16/2003 at 08:37 AM

Using ordinary 700mb blank CDs, Plextor has found a way to increase capacities to almost 1 GB using a different kind of compression.

Pocket PC OS Won't Be As Open As Windows CE
posted on 04/16/2003 at 08:17 AM

According to the Register, Microsoft's recent opening of Windows CE source code won't apply to the Pocket PC OS which is built on top of Windows CE.

CE Tuner Lets You Adjust Your PPC's Colors and Fonts
posted on 04/15/2003 at 11:20 AM

Paragon Technologies CE Tuner easily changes colors, fonts, and themes on your Pocket PC.

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What I Don't Like About BlueTooth
by Russ Smith on November 02, 2002

BlueTooth technology has been the subject of a lot of hype and a lot of hope, but there are problems with the technology as well -- problems that are part of the internal design of BlueTooth itself. Senior News Editor Russ Smith talks about these problems and how they make BlueTooth less usable than it could be.

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I Can't Get No...
by Nick Tapias on October 19, 2002

People are always talking about what is coming. Hype has overtaken the market to the point where users have completely forgotten the device they own and see only the faults. Our Contributing Editor Nick Tapias pokes and prods our fascination with new shiny things, and reveals the obvious truth: the new is not as great as we thought.

Technologically Dim Lawmakers
by Russ Smith on September 16, 2002

Do government agencies and legislators know enough about technology to effectively pass laws and write regulations affecting it? Unfortunately not. The result would be comical if it weren't so dangerous. So what are the tech-savvy to do? Senior News Editor Russ Smith details some of the problems and points the way to where he thinks the solutions may lie: Rather than expecting government officials to know it all, maybe it's our responsibility to educate them.

A Case for the Right Case: Sumdex & Franklin Covey Binder Cases
by Chris Spera on February 25, 2003

If you've been following this latest serving of fruit salad, you'll remember that columnist Chris Spera is looking for the perfect case for his iPAQ. Join him in Part 3 of this engaging series!

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Ultimate Man Purse???
by Jason Macthemes on February 14, 2003

As portable as our Pocket PCs are, there are times when certain key accessories are necessary... perhaps a keyboard, an expansion sleeve, a memory card, network card, you name it. You say you can't do without all of your accessories, but want a compact and efficient way to carry them? Well, look no further than the Pod from RoadWired, a great way to carry all of your stuff and to look good doing it.

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Another Road Trip!!!!
by Doug Raeburn on January 28, 2003

If you're a male, and a typical male at that, you know that due to our genetic predisposition, we'd rather be found dead in the middle of the desert than to stop and ask for directions when we're lost. I strongly recommend checking out navigation software such as Destinator 2 for your Pocket PC to avoid the embarrassment of being found in such a compromising position. Don't let this happen to you... you owe it to yourself to read this review!

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Not at a loss for words...
by Sanjay Srikonda on January 11, 2003

From the folks who brought Monopoly to the Pocket PC comes another classic board game, Scrabble, for our favorite handheld platform. Are you up to the challenge?

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