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MS Go Corp joint project

February 10, 1989

This letter documents a joint project between Microsoft Corporation of Redmond, WA and GO Corporation of Forest City, CA ..

To protect each party's Information each party agrees:

1. To use Information only for the purpose of furthering this joint effort.
2. To hold confidence and not use or disclose the other's Information ..
4. That no copies of Information are to be made without the express written consent of the other party ..

Agreed:

Robert Carr Jeff Raikes

Date 2/13/89

http://iowa.gotthefacts.org/011607/0000/PX00058.pdf

employee assigned to GO Corp

To: jk, st, ce From: rcarr Date: MAr 16, 1989 1:16 PM Cc: kd

We've received back a signed agreement from Microsoft in which they've agreed to assign at least a 1/2 time employee to joint project definition with us to explore potential applications for our machine ...

http://iowa.gotthefacts.org/011607/0000/PX00067.pdf

soak up GO tech ..

Should GO license sys s/w to other HW vendors?

Key soft concern is that any apps they write will run on all NB platforms

Next Steps

1) LF to spend more days @ GO to soak up GO tech -> evaluate what it means to write up app for GOOSE (in comparison other potential pen based environment) ...

http://iowa.gotthefacts.org/011607/0000/PX00091.pdf

MS/GO meeting attendees ..

Initial Microsoft - GO joint project meeting May 3, 1989

Microsoft: Kathleen Schoenfelder, Lloyd Frink

GO: Robert Carr, VP Software, Jerry Kaplan, President ...

http://iowa.gotthefacts.org/011607/0000/PX00091.pdf

Lloyd Frink

.. worked at Microsoft where he started the group that created products eventually evolving into the Tablet PC and Pocket PC.. :

http://www.freebase.com/view/en/lloyd_frink

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