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Microsoft 'missed the boat' on smartphones - Ballmer

Friday 20 September 2013 | 13:31 CET | News
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has admitted that the company was too focused on Windows PCs under his leadership and 'missed the boat' on smartphones, reports Reuters. Speaking to investors and analysts at an annual meeting on 19 September, Ballmer called on investors to support his vision of the company as a unified devices and services company. He explained how the company would continue to push into making its own hardware and promote services rather than products. Qi Lu, executive in charge of applications and services, also suggested that the Office suite of applications would eventually

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Microsoft
Countries: World
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Wow a goat herder in Greece could see the smartphone evolution coming & he missed it ? Impressed though that he admitted it perhaps same retirement home as the RIM founders.
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