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Steve Ballmer

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Microsoft Names Head Of Investor ValueAct To Board

Microsoft Corp. has appointed Mason Morfit, the president of activist investment firm ValueAct Capital, to its board of directors.

CBS Seattle–03/12/2014

Satya Nadella Named CEO of Microsoft (Microsoft handout photo via Getty Images)

Was Microsoft Smart To Play It Safe With CEO Pick?

After compiling a list of more than 100 CEO candidates, Microsoft settled on Satya Nadella a home-grown leader who joined the software maker in the early 1990s.

CBS Seattle–02/06/2014

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Microsoft Names Satya Nadella CEO

Microsoft has named Satya Nadella, an executive in charge of the company’s small, but growing business of delivering software and services over the Internet its new CEO. Company founder Bill Gates is also leaving the chairman role for a new role as technology adviser.

02/04/2014

Data chief Satya Nadella is said to be the favorite to replace outgoing Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. (Getty Images)

Report: Microsoft To Make Inside Man Its New CEO

Cloud and enterprise president Satya Nadella has emerged as the front-runner.

01/30/2014

Ford CEO Alan Mulally (photo credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images )

Ford CEO Mulally: Not Leaving For Microsoft

Ford CEO Alan Mulally says he will not leave the automaker for Microsoft and will stay at Ford at least through 2014.

CBS Seattle–01/07/2014

Don't expect an announcement on who will replace Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer until early next year. (Getty Images)

Microsoft: No New CEO This Year

A Microsoft blog post says the company hopes to have an announcement in early 2014.

CBS Seattle–12/17/2013

Steve Ballmer has helmed Microsoft for 13 years. (Getty Images)

Regrets? Ballmer’s Had A Few: Microsoft’s Outgoing CEO Opens Up About His Tenure

Outgoing Steve Ballmer calls Windows Vista his biggest mistake.

12/13/2013

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Microsoft Releasing Windows 8.1, A Year In Making

Microsoft is releasing its long-awaited Windows 8.1 upgrade as a free download starting Thursday. It addresses some of the gripes people have had with Windows 8, the dramatically different operating system that attempts to bridge the divide between tablets and PCs.

CBS Seattle–10/16/2013

Ford CEO Alan Mulally (photo credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images )

What If Car Boss Mulally Took Over At Microsoft?

Microsoft is reportedly considering Ford Motor Co. chief Alan Mulally as CEO Steve Ballmer’s replacement.

CBS Seattle–10/08/2013

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Report: Microsoft Investors Looking To Show Gates The Door

Three of Microsoft’s top investors are telling the board it’s time for Bill Gates to step down as chairman of the company, according to Reuters.

10/01/2013

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