THE WEEK IN BRIEF: Software systems for mobile phone systems

An alliance of Microsoft, BT and AT&T will develop software systems for mobile phone systems. The move is part of Microsoft’s strategy to dominate the wireless industry as it does the personal computer software sector. BT and AT&T’s wireless networks will deliver its software, which will include business applications.

An alliance of Microsoft, BT and AT&T will develop software systems for mobile phone systems. The move is part of Microsoft’s strategy to dominate the wireless industry as it does the personal computer software sector. BT and AT&T’s wireless networks will deliver its software, which will include business applications.