Hier ein Ausschnitt des Briefes:
"Hi Bill. I've been thinking about how to make Windows Media cool. You know, cooler than wearing white headphone cords.
Open source the product development.
Yeah, you're gonna be hearing a lot about "open source this" and "open source that" in 2005. Open source has become a metaphor for things done in public view with public input. Actually, you're a leader here. Check out Channel 9. It's the first step along the road to open source marketing. But back to the point.
We have five months to come out with a great new set of music players and get a great marketing campaign going. Why is that? It's called back to school. If we don't get something going by June then we lose another generation to the iPod. Do you want to let that happen?" (Fortsetzung)
Robert Scoble wirkt an dem Internetprojekt Channel9 mit, dass wöchentlich eine paar Videos über die Leute bei Microsoft und die Projekte, an denen sie gerade arbeiten, veröffentlicht.