Bill Gates has come out saying he urged the Skype deal to be done, which is executive speak for saying that Ballmer is still his man.


It’ll be fascinating to see how the brilliant ideas out of Microsoft research, coming together with Skype, what they can make of that.

I too look forward to all the prototypes that Microsoft comes up with, only to kill the minute people applaud them. ((I’m looking at you Courier, oh what could have been.))

Posted by Ben Brooks