Ballmer: WP7 Market Share Currently "Very Small"
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.cio.com.au/article/393153/ballmer_windows_phone_7_successful_yet/' target='_blank'>http://www.cio.com.au/article/39315...successful_yet/</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"While Microsoft has enjoyed many successes over the past year, Windows Phone 7 hasn't been among them, admitted Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer during the opening keynote Monday at the 2011 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, being held this week in Los Angeles."</em></p><p><em><img height="399" src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/wpt/auto/1310430933.usr117680.jpg" style="border: 1px solid #d2d2bb;" width="600" /></em></p><p><em>Image courtesy of expensiva.com</em></p><p>At this year's Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, Steve Ballmer admitted that the Windows Phone 7 OS was not the success he had expected and that the OS still holds only a very small share of the handset market. Despite the current "very small" market share, Steve believes the OS will soon pick up steam. </p><p>The developer interest seems to be there, now if the masses would just follow.</p>