Photo: Matt Rosoff
If you need any more proof that Twitter is becoming mainstream: Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was reading tweets while backstage during his speech at the Microsoft Partner Conference this morning.During the first part of his talk he spilled some water on the stage.
As Windows marketing chief Tami Reller walked on to talk about Windows 8, he quietly warned her of the hazard.
Then, when he was backstage he saw a tweet from Ed Bott at ZDNet:
It was a funny moment, but shows how much Ballmer really does pay attention to what’s being said about him.