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Old 07-22-2010, 02:00 AM
Adan Galvan
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Default Microsoft Providing Employees Windows Phones

<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://twitter.com/maryjofoley/status/19105560802' target='_blank'>http://twitter.com/maryjofoley/status/19105560802</a><br /><br /></div><p>Mary Jo Foley over at <a href="http://www.zdnet.com" target="_blank" title="ZDNet">ZDNet</a> has just tweeted that Microsoft will be providing each one of its 90,000 employees a Windows Phone 7 device. Before we get too ahead of ourselves praising Microsoft for its benevolence, I'm sure there are a number of reasons to give out these phones. First, this can serve as a grass-roots marketing initiative. Secondly, it can provide Microsoft with a nice batch of beta users to help stomp out those bugs. And finally, it can prevent <a href="http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/blog/2009/sep/11/steve-ballmer-iphone" target="_blank" title="Microsoft's Ballmer threatens iPhone with violence">Steve Ballmer from threatening anymore iPhones</a>.</p>
 
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