Andrew Connell

Took longer than I expected, but CE now has a higher market share than Palm

Yeah, it took longer than I expected, but the Wall Street Journal reported Monday: Microsoft's Windows CE operating system accounted for 48.1% of the third quarter's 2.8 million PDA shipments world-wide, up from 41% the previous year, according to market research firm Gartner Inc. The Palm OS, developed by PalmSource, a Sunnyvale, Calif., provider of software for mobile information devices, took a steep drop, representing 29.8% of the market, down from 46.9% in the year-earlier period.»WSJ: Microsoft PDA Software Takes Lead (subscription required). ...

Yeah, it took longer than I expected, but the Wall Street Journal reported Monday:

Microsoft’s Windows CE operating system accounted for 48.1% of the third quarter’s 2.8 million PDA shipments world-wide, up from 41% the previous year, according to market research firm Gartner Inc. The Palm OS, developed by PalmSource, a Sunnyvale, Calif., provider of software for mobile information devices, took a steep drop, representing 29.8% of the market, down from 46.9% in the year-earlier period.» WSJ: Microsoft PDA Software Takes Lead (subscription required).

Andrew Connell
Developer & Chief Course Artisan, Voitanos LLC. | Microsoft MVP
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Andrew Connell is a web developer with a focus on Microsoft Azure & Microsoft 365. He’s received Microsoft’s MVP award every year since 2005 and has helped thousands of developers through the various courses he’s authored & taught. Andrew’s the founder of Voitanos and is dedicated to delivering industry-leading on-demand video training to professional developers. He lives with his wife & two kids in Florida.