Ex-Windows Phone general manager goes to Amazon to build something 'totally new'2
You know what this means, folks, they are building a phone! OK, OK, let's not jump to conclusions yet, though Kindel had a pretty similar role when he was in the Windows Phone team - he worked with app developers to ensure they have "Do Windows Phone port!" in their to-do lists. Naturally, with all the talk about Amazon working on a Kindle phone, it's quite normal for everyone to think that Charlie Kindel is going there to help with this very undertaking.