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What is Pocket PC

Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, Second Edition
Pocket PC (PPC) is one kind of hand-hold computer supported by Microsoft Window CE Operating System. HP and Dell are the world-famous PPC manufacturers.
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Mobile Geographic Information Services
Lin Hui (Chinese University of Hong Kong, China) and Ye Lei (Shanghai GALILEO Industries Ltd. (SGI), China)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-60566-014-1.ch128
The birth of mobile geographic information service (GIS) is introduced first, which is coming from the value-added service requirements in third generation (3G) telecommunications and functionally supported by geographic information system technologies. Then the history of mobile geographic services coming from mobile GIS (MGIS) is introduced. The present turning inside-out model of mobile geographic information service is discussed. The future developing trends of mobile geographic information services supported by ubiquitous computing research is proposed. The overview of mobile geographic information service is summarized in the conclusion, and the relationships and fusions between location-based services (LBS) and mobile geographic information services are discussed.
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Teaching and Learning with Personal Digital Assistants
The successor to the Windows CE operating system developed by Microsoft. The Pocket PC operating system is used on PDAs such as the Hewlett-Packard, Dell, and Toshiba.
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