Sprint to put Microsoft search on its mobile phones

  • Wireless carrier Sprint Nextel said on Wednesday it will place Microsoft's search engine on its mobile phones, marking the software maker's most significant step to gain a U.S. foothold in the budding mobile Internet search market.

    Starting on Thursday, customers of the third-largest U.S. carrier will find Microsoft's Windows Live search bar at the top of Sprint's menu page when they access the Web.

    Read the complete story here. (Reuters)