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HPC:Factor is an online community of users who share a common interest in the legendary, yet legacy Microsoft Handheld PC platform and in its underlying operating system Microsoft Windows CE.

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Developer Focus: Kilotec – the one to watch in 2023?
As a collectors items, it is not very often that we have the opportunity to welcome a new software developer into the Handheld PC family. Yet, out of the blue, just after New Year, 2023 delivered a surprise in the form of a new developer entering the fray.

German based Kilotec... Continue Reading »
Published 1 week ago in News
C:Amie · 2 comments
New Windows CE 8.0 Endorphin based web browser
GitHub user datadiode has released a fork of the Endorphin web browser designed to run on Windows Embedded CE 2013 (Windows CE 8.0).

Endorphin is a cross platform web browser built using Qt and WebKit that is itself a fork of Arora browser. The goal of Endorphin is to create a... Continue Reading »
Published 1 week ago in News
C:Amie · 0 comments
nPOPuk 3.05 now available
The team at nPOPuk have release the first Windows CE update to the popular multi-platform email client since November 2017.

Maintained by our very own member gjcoram, nPOPuk, a fork of the Japanese nPOP mail client is a POP3 and SMTP client application that allows you to send and retrieve... Continue Reading »
Published 2 months ago in News
C:Amie · 7 comments
Bye Design SpreadCE 3.13 now available
An end of year treat for H/PC fans has arrived just in time for Christmas. Stephen Bye of Bye Design Ltd. has released an updated version of the legendary SpreadCE spreadsheet for Handheld PC, Palm-sized PC, Pocket PC and Windows Mobile.

SpreadCE 3.13 is a bug fix and general service update... Continue Reading »
Published 2 months ago in News
C:Amie · 0 comments
The Windows CE 1.0 public release happened 26 years ago today
It is the 17th of November once again and that means that Windows CE and the Handheld PC celebrates its latest birthday. Revealed to the world at COMDEX 96, Windows CE spawned 17 years’ worth of embedded device innovation from countless manufacturers across the world before its eventual retirement and... Continue Reading »
Published 3 months ago in News
C:Amie · 8 comments
SanSoft AstroHTML is now available as Exemptionware!
HPC:Factor is pleased to announce the addition of a new Exemptionware title back, now made available to the community for free under our community exemption license.

Once thought lost to the stars completely, AstroHTML is an offline astronomical handbook written for use with Pocket Internet Explorer / Microsoft Pocket IE.

Originally released... Continue Reading »
Published 3 months ago in Community
C:Amie · 0 comments