Microsoft Lets Mobile Device Makers Tweak OS
Apr 10, 2003, 11:11 AM by (staff)
Microsoft yesterday announced Windows® CE Shared Source Premium Licensing Program (CEP). CEP allows device manufacturers full access to Windows CE source code, which includes the Pocket PC and Windows-Powered Smartphone operating systems. Licensees will be able to modify the code and commercially distribute those modifications in devices. Licensees already include Hitachi, Mitsubishi, and Samsung. Hitachi has already begun shipping devices based on Windows CE with modifications under the CEP.
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