Bsquare Announces Key Enhancements to the Bsquare HTML5 Rendering Engine in Latest Release

Bsquare Announces Key Enhancements to the Bsquare HTML5 Rendering Engine in 
Latest Release 
BELLEVUE, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/17/13 --  BSQUARE Corporation
(NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart connected systems, today
announced the availability of a new release of the Bsquare HTML5
Rendering Engine with key enhancements that support more dynamic,
flexible Human-Machine Interfaces (HMIs) and engaging user
experiences. 
The Bsquare HTML5 Rendering Engine is a robust HTML5 and JavaScript
environment that allows OEMs developing with Windows Embedded Compact
platforms to deliver rich HTML5-based user experiences, streamline
development and future-proof their devices. The high performance
product is compatible with ARM platforms using Windows Embedded CE
6.0 and Windows Embedded Compact 7, and can be customized for Linux,
Tizen, or any embedded hardware or software platform by Bsquare
Professional Services. 
The new Rendering Engine enhancements include: 


 
--  JavaScript Extensions that provide application flexible, high
    performance access to system hardware components and OS resources
--  JavaScript performance improvements of up to 40% via optimized JIT
    (just-in-time) compiler support which improves responsiveness for
    HTML5-based HMI experiences
--  Mobile and Full Desktop rendering modes that provide access to HTML5
    apps and content designed for either traditional desktop displays or
    mobile devices with smaller screens
--  WebSocket support that significantly reduces network latency and data
    use by enabling high-speed, low-overhead bi-directional communication
    between devices and the cloud

  
"We are very excited about the enhancements in the latest release of
the Bsquare HTML5 Rendering Engine," states John Traynor, Senior Vice
President, Products and Technology, at Bsquare. "HTML5 is a
technology that provides great value to embedded developers and our
rendering engine empowers OEMs and their application developer
ecosystems to deliver higher performing, richer, more dynamic
HTML5-based user experiences than ever before." 
To date, Bsquare has distributed over one million licenses of the
Bsquare HTML5 Rendering Engine to automotive, industrial automation
and mobile device manufacturers around the wo
rld. Additionally,
Bsquare was honored by Microsoft as a 2012 Americas Windows Embedded
Partner Excellence Award recipient for technical excellence for the
Bsquare HTML5 Rendering Engine at the annual America's Windows
Embedded Gold & Silver Partner Event.  
To learn more about the Bsquare HTML5 Rendering Engine visit our
website: http://www.bsquare.com/products/html5-rendering-engine 
About BSQUARE Corporation
 Bsquare, a global leader in embedded
solutions, applies experience and expertise on leading platforms to
create new connections with customers, new business models and to
enable new ways of working and communicating. Bsquare serves
customers by forging connections among the partners, people, tools,
and technology needed to create smart connected systems. For more
information, visit www.bsquare.com.  
BSQUARE is a registered trademark of BSQUARE Corporation. All other
product and company names herein may be trademarks of their
respective owners. 
Bsquare Contact:
James Salter
BSQUARE Corporation
+1 425.519.5228
jamess@bsquare.com 
Investors Contact:
Brett Maas
Hayden IR
+ 1 646.536.7331
Brett@haydenir.com