Steve Ballmer

This Man Now Runs Microsoft

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech

Microsoft has named Satya Nadella as its next CEO. After a five-month search to replace previous CEO Steve Ballmer, Nadella will take over as only ...

Nokia May Offer a Golden Ticket of Recovery for Microsoft

Josh Krichefski | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech
Josh Krichefski

Could the acquisition of Nokia see Microsoft finally wielding the kind of new product that matches the hype and consumer appeal Apple and Google have till now monopolised?... To prosper, Microsoft does not need a tech guru to take over, nor an out-and-out businessman. It needs a creative visionary...

Steve Ballmer To Retire

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Tech

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has announced he is to retire. Ballmer said he will leave the company within 12 months as soon as his successor is chos...

Microsoft Announces Massive 'One' Reorganisation

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK Tech

After months of rumours, Microsoft has announced a major reorganisation of the company. In an echo of its new gaming console, the Xbox One, CEO Ste...

Microsoft Execs Face The Axe Amid Rumours Of Restructure

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.08.2013 | UK Tech

Microsoft is said to be on the brink of a major restructuring - which could leave several top executives looking for new jobs. While the company re...

PICS: Microsoft Unveils Windows 8.1 - And Yes, There's A Start Button

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Tech

Microsoft has unveiled the first look at Windows 8.1, its extensive update to Windows 8. And yes, there's a Start button. The new version of the...

Gates Admits 'Mistake' Left Microsoft Behind On Mobile Phones

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK Tech

Bill Gates has admitted Microsoft's "mistakes" have left it behind on mobile phones. In an interview with CBS the Microsoft founder and current cha...

Windows 8 Sales 'Weaker Than Expected'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK Tech

New data suggests that the launch of Windows 8 might have been even weaker than previously thought. Microsoft launched Windows 8 last month with a ...

Microsoft Windows Chief Steven Sinofsky In Shock Departure

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.01.2013 | UK Tech

Steven Sinofsky, Microsoft's head of Windows, has left Microsoft the company said. He will leave "with immediate effect" just weeks after the launc...

Microsoft Profits Fall Ahead Of Windows 8 Launch

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Tech

Google is not the only tech company whose stocks plummeted on Thursday. Microsoft also suffered big losses - though they did at least release their...

'We Will Not Concede Ground To Apple' Shouts Microsoft CEO

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Tech

Microsoft expects to sell a "few million" Surface tablets - and has warned that it will not "leave any space uncovered" for Apple. In a speech to t...