End-of-Tunnel Lights in Redmond?

If this is real, it's just what they need. There may be life in the old dog yet. Now buy Yahoo. Or Facebook.

    Microsoft is incubating a componentized non-Windows operating system known as Midori, which is being architected from the ground up to tackle challenges that Redmond has determined cannot be met by simply evolving its existing technology.

I think I've said this before.