Mike Nash, Microsoft's VP of Windows Platform Strategy had a pretty heady resume at Microsoft—he was the first product manager on Windows NT marketing, among other creds over 19 years there—but he's bailing for Amazon, to join the Kindle team. He specialized in building ecosystems, and taken in conjunction with Amazon's purchase of multitouch firm Touchco, suggests something's happening in a major way over in Kindleland. [ZDNet]