Ballmer Says Nokia-Microsoft Partnership `Makes Sense'
Feb. 11 (Bloomberg) -- Steve Ballmer, chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp., says the company's partnership with Nokia Oyj "makes sense." Under the plan unveiled today, Nokia and Microsoft will combine assets and jointly develop mobile products. Nokia's Maps product will become a core part of Microsoft's services, while Microsoft's development tools will create applications for Nokia Windows phones. (Source: Bloomberg)