Mobile Marketplace "there is gold in them there hills", Microsoft

Apples’ iPhone may be a fan favorite of the moment, but don't count out Windows Mobile. Steven Hegenderfer of Windows Mobile, said that the mobile industry’s still very much in its "infancy." "Anyone (who) thinks that Apple’s going to run this thing, they’re sorely mistaken." "And I’m not talking from like a pompous point of view. We’re so early in […]

Apples’ iPhone may be a fan favorite of the moment, but don't count out Windows Mobile. Steven Hegenderfer of Windows Mobile, said that the mobile industry’s still very much in its "infancy." "Anyone (who) thinks that Apple’s going to run this thing, they’re sorely mistaken." "And I’m not talking from like a pompous point of view. We’re so early in this industry ... we’re barely scratching the tip of the iceberg. And this’s exciting.... Its’like a wild west land rush, there is gold in them there hills (emphasis added)." "It is going to be a competitive marketplace out there for some time to come," he said.