Items tagged with Julie Larson-Green

In a way, the future of Microsoft and its Windows platform is wide open right now. The way Microsoft's devices and services chief Jule Larson-Green sees it, we're on the cusp of a new era of computing and user interaction. Speaking at the UBS Global Technology Summit, Larson-Green talked about how user interaction with technology evolves through different inflection points. In computing's early days, the mouse served as a major inflection point, and if you were a software vendor, you either took advantage of that fact or you became obsolete like WordPerfect did. After the mouse came touch computing, which presented an opportunity for Apple to race in front of the competition. "We had smartphones,... Read more...