Re: Gates' Legacy
And what exactly is in that for Microsoft? Isn't that just a data traffic issue, as far as profiting from it?
Now, if Microsoft has something like CE used to be, where the refridgerator manufacturer has to license that so they can run their local client application which communicates, then that could be huge for MS. But there is no money in free o/s for MS or anyone else. Only the carriers, people who charge to move the traffic, are guaranteed any income out of this. Or maybe if someone writes some killer middleware app that everyone standardizes on. But that remains to be seen, right now each individual solution is unique to the business that implements it.