Jeff Vinson Predicts Microsoft Will Buy Netflix

  • MSFT Can Fight GoogleTV and AppleTV
  • Netflix Can Expand Beyond the US
  • Hastings Can Be Groomed As Next CEO of MSFT

The Door Has Been Blown Open: With the recent retirement [firing?] of long time Microsofty, Robbie Bach, as President of Microsoft's Entertainment & Devices Division, CEO Steve Ballmer has made it clear that business as usual – with less than stellar performance in revenue, margins and market share – just doesn’t cut it.  MSFT wants to move back into a dominating position in the mind of the average consumer.  With Apple surpassing MSFT value and GoogleTV getting all the press attention, Ballmer needs to take some drastic action.  And there’s no better place to get the attention of the consumer than in their living room.  “Take it to ‘em where they live!”

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