Radio Shack Could Give Microsoft Bricks And Clicks

The software king gets a retail platform to reach ordinary consumers offline and online

Microsoft Corp.'s new strategic alliance with Tandy Corp. (TAN), which calls for Microsoft to establish a "store within a store" in 7,000 Radio Shack locations, may give the beleaguered software giant just the image boost it sorely needs.

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