"Microsoft screwed up with Windows Mobile" Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer at Microsoft’s Venture Capital Summit acknowledged the company's problems getting Windows Mobile 7 onto the market in a reasonable time frame, “Ballmer says they screwed up with Windows Mobile. Wishes they had already launched WM7. They completely revamped the team.” The executive didn’t provide many details, although he said “We’ve pumped in some new […]

Steve Ballmer at Microsoft’s Venture Capital Summit acknowledged the company's problems getting Windows Mobile 7 onto the market in a reasonable time frame, “Ballmer says they screwed up with Windows Mobile. Wishes they had already launched WM7. They completely revamped the team.” The executive didn’t provide many details, although he said “We’ve pumped in some new talent” and “This will not happen again”.