Intel: MeeGo exists because Microsoft let us down

Even Windows 7 doesn't do enough for Atom, says chip giant

Despite saying that "Intel is very supportive of Windows," James Reinders, Chief Evangelist of Software Tools at Intel, criticises Microsoft roundly in an interview with TechRadar.

Why? He says it's taken too long for the software giant to make Windows run well on Atom and to make a success of Intel's UMPC and MID ideas.




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