Microsoft’s enterprise communications tool Lync promises Skype integration, mobile apps for all platforms
[From Stephen Trew] It’s interesting that Bill Gates fronts the web site for Lync. I think that Microsoft asked Bill to come back into the fold to promote Microsoft products after the poor performance of the Windows 8 mobile and Surface products. Bill has a lot of credibility and is seen as an innovator, and a great marketer - something that Microsoft has lacked since he left. More on this story.