March 21, 2001

.NET strategy: Wireless is "Job 1" for MS

Author: JT Smith

SeattleTimes: "One day after
Microsoft disclosed significant
details about its much ballyhooed
.NET strategy, Chief Executive
Steve Ballmer unveiled one more
piece: how mobile and wireless
devices will fit in.

"We see mobility as fundamentally
important to the vision of .NET.
This is the next revolution in the
Internet," Ballmer said at yesterday's opening of the Cellular
Telecommunications and Internet Association's annual conference.
"This is a Job 1 area of investment for Microsoft."

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