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Origami Display Emulator

Microsoft doesn’t call it Origami anymore, favoring the longer “Ultra-mobile PC” name…I think I have a better name for it that geeks will recognize: PADD.

Screenshot of intel's UMPC A star trek PADD

But that isn’t what this post is about anyway, I just saw that Microsoft has released a display emulator that would give you an idea of what your application would look like if it were run on one of these UMPCs.

Ultra-Mobile PC (UMPC) Display Emulator Beta

Thanks to Jason for the link to Intel’s UMPC Usage Demonstration videos. PADD image modified from one at Wikipedia


About James

I am a Senior Developer/Consultant for InfoPlanIT, LLC. I previously spent over 7 years as a Product Manager for what eventually became ComponentOne, a division of GrapeCity. While there, I helped to create ActiveReports 7, GrapeCity ActiveAnalysis, and Data Dynamics Reports.


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