John Starkweather, Windows Mobile Product Manager interviewed

AkihabaraNews has put up a 3 part video interview with John Starkweather, International Director of Product Management at Microsoft. The full interview is 50 minutes long, so make sure you are seated comfortably.



Part 1

Part 1 focuses on introducing John, what he’s doing at Microsoft, and a brief history Windows Mobile devices (From Windows CE to Windows Mobile 6.1). He also introduces several new devices like the HTC Diamond and Samsung Omnia.

Part 2

In this part:

  • the successes, defeats, and challenges of Windows Mobile;
  • the future of Windows Mobile;
  • Windows Mobile Competitors Part I (Apple iPhone)

Part 3

In this part:

Competitors Part II: John Starkweather’s thoughts concerning Symbian and Android.