Thursday, September 19, 2002
Microsoft Joins Wireless Networking Hardware Game ""Yes, it is the same 'cheap stuff' that you get from Linksys, D-link [Systems Inc.] and the other usual suspects in the marketplace," said one industry analyst familiar with Microsoft's new product line. "This is a move that these players have been waiting for and running from. The obvious connection would be using this to boost their MSN offering, but that has yet to happen. For now they are focusing on the retail space, making Linksys their top target."