In this video, a part of The Motley Fool's "Ask a Fool" series, Fool tech and telecom bureau chief Evan Niu takes a question from a Fool reader, who asks, "How badly will Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) botch their venture into the cell phone market? Judging from Microsoft's less than stellar acquisition history, should investors be worried about the recent Nokia (NYSE:NOK) acquisition?"

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