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July 30, 2009 at 9:10 AM

Ballmer: Bing will do special things to support Windows

Google isn’t the only one linking a search engine to an operating system.

Microsoft’s going to do things with its search engine to benefit its Windows franchise, Chief Executive Steve Ballmer told analysts this morning.

“Bing – over time you’ll see us do things in Bing that are enhanced and really special and smart to support Windows,” he said.

Did he just give antitrust regulators an invitation to dive into the Bing-Microsoft-Yahoo deal?

Comments | Topics: bing, Google, Microsoft

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