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Nadella new Microsoft CEO, Gates steps down as chair
Nadella new Microsoft CEO, Gates steps down as chair
Microsoft named company veteran Satya Nadella as its next chief executive officer on Tuesday, ending a longer-than-expected search for a new leader...
Going a bit (Micro)soft
Going a bit (Micro)soft
On July 18, Microsoft announced yearly profits of nearly $22-billion. Its shares immediately plunged over 11% and have yet to recover. What has...
Steve vs Steve: A tale of two CEOs
Steve vs Steve: A tale of two CEOs
It's unusual for consumers to know the name of the CEO of the company whose products they buy. Few people can name the CEO of Toyota, or LG. But...
Microsoft chief under pressure in Lord of the Flies world
Microsoft chief under pressure in Lord of the Flies world
Almost as soon as Steve Ballmer took over as chief executive of Microsoft in January 2000, the stock crashed. It wasn't his fault; the dotcom crash...
Bing to be default search engine on BlackBerry
Bing to be default search engine on BlackBerry
Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer announced on Tuesday that the United States software giant's Bing search engine and maps would be the...
Arm deal 'will end Microsoft and Intel's dominance'
Arm deal 'will end Microsoft and Intel's dominance'
"Unthinkable," said Horace Dedlu, a former manager at Nokia. "These actions confirm the end of the PC era." Steve Ballmer, the head of Microsoft,...
Microsoft unveils new mobile platform
Microsoft unveils new mobile platform
Microsoft unveiled a new mobile phone operating system on Monday as it seeks to regain ground lost to the iPhone, Blackberry and devices powered by...
No one immune to global crisis, says Microsoft CEO
No one immune to global crisis, says Microsoft CEO
Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer said on Tuesday no company was immune to the global financial crisis, which he expects to sap both consumer...
Veteran leaves in Microsoft shake-up
Veteran leaves in Microsoft shake-up
The head of Microsoft's Windows and web operations is leaving the Seattle-based software empire in a shake-up widely viewed as the fallout from the...
Ballmer becomes lone voice at Microsoft's helm
Ballmer becomes lone voice at Microsoft's helm
Steve Ballmer has been CEO at Microsoft for eight years, but he will finally get to move into the corner office vacated by Bill Gates, the college...
Next Microsoft operating system has touch controls
Next Microsoft operating system has touch controls
Microsoft plans to give users of the next version of its Windows operating system touch screen controls as one option for controlling the software,...
Microsoft says in talks with Yahoo!, but not 're-bidding'
Microsoft says in talks with Yahoo!, but not 're-bidding'
Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer said his company was still holding talks with Yahoo!, although no longer about efforts to take over the internet...

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