Microsoft Buying Danger

DangerNever heard of em? Danger manufacturers the software found in this little gadget called SideKick for T-Mobile USA. The WSJ covered it here and Danger posted this on their website.

Wanna know what else is interesting about this acquisition? The Danger platform sits on top of Java and Unix not Windows Mobile.

Looking over their open jobs it appears that they’re looking for c++/java talent for location based services and social networking applications.