The goodies from Microsoft just keep coming with the release of Kinect, the new hands free game controller, the new Microsoft store opening last week in Oak Brook Illinois in the gargantuan Mall of America, and today with the availability of Windows Phone 7 in the U.S., plus the release of the all new Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT). Microsoft is well positioned for the holiday sale season.
As the consumer push from Microsoft continues this week with the launch of Kinect and the new Microsoft store in Oak Brook, Illinois
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