Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3 Released to Web

Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3 has been released to the web – here’s a link to the download page Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3 includes the following new features: • Silverlight for Windows Embedded The power of Silverlight brought to Windows Embedded CE to create rich applications and user interfaces • Internet Explorer Embedded Internet…


CE6 R3 Released To Manufacturing – includes Silverlight for Windows Embedded

Today at ESC East (Boston) Kevin Dallas, the General Manager of the Windows Embedded Business presented a keynote presentation (I missed the keynote, was flying from Seattle to Boston) that covered a number of announcements (all are listed on the following ars technica page). One of the announcements is the release to manufacturing of Windows…


ESC Boston, embedded sessions and malformed Exit sign

I’m in Boston for Embedded Systems East (I will be on the Microsoft booth Wednesday morning, and presenting a session called “Windows Embedded: from sensors to servers” on Thursday). The session walks through hardware trends, software trends, user experience trends, and then dives into technology, starting at the CPU (parallel programming), moving up to user…


ESC Boston (Sept 21-24) – Windows Embedded Sessions

Here’s the list of sessions being presented in the Windows Embedded track at ESC Boston – these sessions are in the Windows Embedded Track. Introduction to the future of Windows Embedded CE Develop the user interface of the future for your Windows Embedded CE device New and easier ways to connect your Windows Embedded CE …


Webinar: Windows Embedded Solutions in Manufacturing

Join John Coyne and Chris Muench for a Webinar on September 17th to learn how a standards-based platform and familiar development environment can help you bring new industrial automation devices to market in minimum time and at the lowest possible cost. Technical members of the Windows Embedded team will review Windows Embedded solutions for manufacturing…


Engadget: Toshiba JournE touch multimedia tablet (CE 6.0)

Check out the Toshiba JournE touch multimedia tablet on Engadget  – The device has a 7 inch display, supports multiple codecs, including H.264, DivX, WMV, supports 802.11b/g Wifi, some of your favorite social applications including YouTube, FaceBook, Flickr, Picassa – the device also supports sub-1080p video out from the device dock (HDMI) – I’m not…


Windows Embedded Standard 2011 Community Technology Preview now available.

A preview of Windows Embedded Standard 2011 (based on Windows 7) is available for download from the Microsoft Connect site – Windows Embedded Standard 2011 delivers the latest Windows 7 technologies to OEMs, enabling them to bring high-performing specialized devices to market faster, to differentiate those devices through innovative user experiences, and to delight…


Cambridge/UK – a strange place.

A couple of weeks ago I was in Cambridge/UK for business meetings – I arrived the day before meetings started to give me some time to shake off jetlag and walk around the city. The city has many of the landmarks you would expect from a typical English city, including iconic Telephone boxes… Amazing architecture……


Build your own embedded device at ESC East (Boston – Sept 21-24)

At ESC East (Boston Sept 21-24) you will have the opportunity to get hands on with Windows Embedded technologies and an Intel Atom based board. The board spec is: Low power Intel® Atom Z510 GHz processor 1 GB DDR2-533 on-board mini SD socket 160Gb 2.5” SAT DVI output up to 1920×1080 through HDMI connector High…


Windows Embedded Coca-Cola Machine

Check out the blog post and video over on John Coyne’s blog, bSquare have just finished working on a touch screen enabled Coke vending machine. – Mike