“While the news today that Microsoft has killed its troubled Kin line didn’t come as the craziest of surprises, it’s definitely left a lot of lingering questions about just what happened,” Joshua Topolsky reports for Engadget. “Now we may have a little insight into what went wrong — and what might be in store down the road — thanks to a reliable source of ours who’s shared some news on Redmond’s inner turmoil.”
Topolsky reports, “What the basic takeaway seems to be is that the company is in a serious state of flux right now. The departure of J. Allard and Robbie Bach, the death of the Courier project, and now this Kin debacle all seem to be clear signs that rapid and surprising changes are afoot.”
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MacDailyNews Take: Yeah, like going from floating atop the water to resting on the bottom. May Steve Ballmer keep rearranging the deck chairs for as long as it takes!