First watch crams in Windows Mobile 5
Epoq is expanding beyond its original multimedia wristwatches.
Despite the best efforts of many industrious Chinese start-ups, multi-functional wristwatches are still far from commonplace--whether they provide, , , or all of the above. But no market (or device) is too small for the ubiquity of Windows operating systems.
Epoq, which has already had a 1.4-inch display.on the market for some time, has developed what is believed to be the first wristwatch running Windows Mobile 5. Its EGP-WP98B claims to have an OLED touch screen, 1.28GB of memory, Wi-Fi networking, Bluetooth, VoIP support, and--get this--handwriting recognition. And a faux alligator wristband, of course. But as Mobile Magazine says, it might be a tad difficult to get full use out of Windows on a