Neil Enns - Isn't Microsoft at a cultural disadvantage in the cell phone market?
- Posted: May 20, 2004 at 11:00 AM
- 10,976 Views
- 17 Comments
Loading User Information from Channel 9
Something went wrong getting user information from Channel 9
Loading User Information from MSDN
Something went wrong getting user information from MSDN
Loading Visual Studio Achievements
Something went wrong getting the Visual Studio Achievements
Right click “Save as…”
The Japanese and European cell phone users are seen as far more advanced than those in the United States. So, we wondered if that put Microsoft at a disadvantage, because Microsoft's headquarters are located in the United States.
Neil, a program manager on the SmartPhone team at Microsoft, answers that their developers actually did most of their research in Europe and Japan. Plus, he has an funny story about a taxi driver and why he has three cell phones.