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Microsoft to reveal its next handheld weapon

The software giant targets the workplace as it introduces the new version of its handheld operating system; HP will join in by unveiling handhelds that use the OS.

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  Getting inside the new Pocket PC
Ed Suwanjindar, product manager, Microsoft Mobility Group
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