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Bruce Levenson will sell controlling interest  in Atlanta Hawks due to racism

Bruce Levenson will sell controlling interest in Atlanta Hawks due to racism

On Sunday, September 7, news broke that Hawks owner Bruce Levenson would sell his controlling interest in the basketball team d...

Sep 7 2014, 2:54pm CDT

Donald Sterling's Appeal of Los Angeles Clippers Sale Denied

Donald Sterling's Appeal of Los Angeles Clippers Sale Denied

The Court of Appeal denied former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling's appeal of the sale of the team on Aug. 13....

Aug 14 2014, 1:57am CDT

Steve Ballmer Is Official New Owner of Los Angeles Clippers

Steve Ballmer Is Official New Owner of Los Angeles Clippers

Steve Ballmer became the official new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers on Aug. 12....

Aug 12 2014, 8:03pm CDT

Microsoft CEO Nadella Takes Out The Knife, Cuts 18,000 Jobs

Microsoft CEO Nadella Takes Out The Knife, Cuts 18,000 Jobs

Satya Nadella is putting his stamp on Microsoft, and for thousands of employees that means a pink slip. The Redmond, Wash.-base...

Jul 17 2014, 2:09pm CDT

Microsoft to Announce Biggest Downsize in its History this Week

Microsoft to Downsize within a Week’s Time; Biggest Restructuring in its History

Microsoft is to downsize several from within its ranks in a week’s time. And it may be the biggest restructuring in the Microso...

Jul 15 2014, 10:24am CDT

Steve Ballmer wins bid to acquire Clippers

Steve Ballmer wins bid to acquire Clippers

The former Microsoft CEO wins the bid to buy the Los Angeles Clippers....

May 30 2014, 11:05pm CDT

Shelly Sterling Agrees to Sell LA Clippers For $2 Billion

Shelly Sterling Agrees to Sell LA Clippers For $2 Billion

Shelly Sterling agreed to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion on May 29....

May 30 2014, 11:03am CDT

Microsoft CEO No Sale of Clippers Basketball Team

Microsoft CEO No Sale of Clippers Basketball Team

The former Microsoft CEO, Steve Ballmer is facing a no sale of the Clippers basketball team which belonged to Donald Sterling....

May 30 2014, 10:35am CDT

Microsoft: Lots of Drama But A Steady Stock

Microsoft: Lots of Drama But A Steady Stock

Microsoft Corp. can’t seem to avoid drama, and this past week had plenty of it. There was an executive shuffle, an appearance b...

Mar 8 2014, 5:36pm CST

Microsoft Reduces Windows Price to $15 for Manufacturers

Microsoft Reduces Windows Installation Price to $15 for Manufacturers

Microsoft will now charge manufacturers $15 per Windows on devices worth less than $250. Microsoft cuts the rate of installing...

Feb 22 2014, 12:37pm CST

Microsoft Office Arriving Soon on iPad

Microsoft Office Arriving Soon on iPad

Microsoft's Office for iPad is being codenamed Miramar. Microsoft has picked a watchword for its Office platform. It is “t...

Feb 15 2014, 2:46am CST

Microsoft May Be Undermining Nadella By Bringing Back Gates

Microsoft May Be Undermining Nadella By Bringing Back Gates

Microsoft finally made Satya Nadella its new CEO on Tuesday, replacing the retiring Steve Ballmer. The shares fell slightly Tue...

Feb 5 2014, 5:45pm CST

How Wise is the New Microsoft CEO pick?

Microsoft sticks with safe choice as CEO at critical juncture demanding dramatic changes SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After compiling a...

Feb 5 2014, 12:30am CST

Nadella Is The Kind Of CEO Microsoft Needs: An Engineer

Nadella Is The Kind Of CEO Microsoft Needs: An Engineer

As you’ve likely heard, Satya Nadella has been named as Steve Ballmer’s successor as CEO of Microsoft. The succession seems to...

Feb 4 2014, 7:23pm CST

Microsoft's CEO Nadella: Curiosity and Thirst for Learning

Microsoft's CEO Nadella: Curiosity and Thirst for Learning

In one of his first utterances as the newly appointed CEO of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, a 46-year-old engineering executive orig...

Feb 4 2014, 3:10pm CST

Nadella to head Microsoft; Gates leaves chair role

Gates to step down as chairman, take on new role at Microsoft as company names Nadella CEO REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft has...

Feb 4 2014, 9:02am CST

Microsoft Seeks New CEO From Within To 'Tweak' Rather Than Transform

Microsoft Seeks New CEO From Within To 'Tweak' Rather Than Transform

When Steve Ballmer announced he was stepping out as MicrosoftCEO in August, industry watchers said the world’s largest software...

Feb 3 2014, 12:10am CST

The Mistakes Microsoft Is Making In Choosing Its Next CEO

According to a Bloomberg report earlier today, Microsoft is getting close to naming Satya Nadella, 46, a 21-year Microsoft vete...

Jan 31 2014, 8:55pm CST

Satya Nadella Could be Next Microsoft CEO

Satya Nadella Could be Next Microsoft CEO

Microsoft looks in its own yard for a CEO... Again...

Jan 31 2014, 8:55am CST

Will Tim Cook Be the Next Steve Ballmer?

Will Tim Cook Be the Next Steve Ballmer?

History tells us “Yes.” Wearables will be his Rubicon. Apple CEO Tim Cook is already one of the most successful managers in the...

Jan 16 2014, 10:26am CST

Cloud Foundry Creator Tires of PaaS Posturing - But Misses Fundamental Differences

Cloud Foundry Creator Tires of PaaS Posturing - But Misses Fundamental Differences

Twitter is full of self-appointed pundits making comments about the state of the world, this is particularly evident in the tec...

Jan 8 2014, 11:31am CST

Ford's Mulally Stays Put; Will Automaker's CEO Handoff Now Go Smoothly?

Ford's Mulally Stays Put; Will Automaker's CEO Handoff Now Go Smoothly?

Ford Motor CEO Alan Mulally is staying put through at least the end of this year, the executive told The Associated Press in an...

Jan 7 2014, 6:06pm CST

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Ford CEO Mulally says not leaving for Microsoft

Ford CEO Alan Mulally says he won't leave for Microsoft, to stay at Ford at least through 2014 DEARBORN, Mich. (A...

Jan 7 2014, 5:06pm CST

Microsoft Loses Mollenkopf to Qualcomm

Microsoft Loses Mollenkopf to Qualcomm

Qualcomm promoted its COO, Steve Mollenkopf to the rank of CEO, thereby precluding his likely candidacy as CEO of Microsoft. Mi...

Dec 14 2013, 11:11am CST

Ford CEO Mulally’s Chances of Becoming Microsoft CEO Unlikely

Ford CEO Mulally’s Chances of Becoming Microsoft CEO Unlikely

The countdown to selecting the new Microsoft CEO is approaching the takeoff stage. And the Ford CEO, Mulally, who was one of th...

Dec 12 2013, 9:11am CST

Mulally and Nadella are Favorite Choices for Microsoft CEO

Mulally and Nadella are Favorite Choices for Microsoft CEO

The frantic search for a replacement for Microsoft CEO, Steve Ballmer has finally been narrowed down. Ford CEO, Alan Mulally an...

Nov 28 2013, 9:25am CST

Microsoft CEO shortlist narrowed, Elop and Mulally reportedly included

Microsoft CEO shortlist narrowed, Elop and Mulally reportedly included

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer will officially retire from his post in a few months. Now the company is busy narrowing down the li...

Nov 6 2013, 1:26am CST

Microsoft CEO Search Reach Interview Stage

Microsoft CEO Search Reach Interview Stage

The search for the future CEO of Microsoft is entering a serious phase. After Steve Ballmer, the list from which the next man g...

Oct 12 2013, 7:21am CDT

Microsoft is Looking for a New CEO This Year

Microsoft is Looking for a New CEO This Year

Microsoft is looking for a new CEO to replace the former one who is retiring by the end of this year. Steve Ballmer’s days at M...

Oct 10 2013, 4:51am CDT

Microsoft is Planning to Return at International CES 2014

Microsoft is Planning to Return at International CES 2014

Microsoft is reportedly planning to come back at US's biggest tech show CES 2014 that will held in Las Vegas from 7-10 Jan...

Oct 4 2013, 5:15am CDT

Watch Video of Steve Ballmer Tearful Farewell to Microsoft

Steve Ballmer Bids Tearful Farewell to Microsoft - Video

Steve Ballmer, the CEO of Microsoft gave a dramatic farewell address to a large gathering of the company’s employees. He cried...

Sep 28 2013, 6:41am CDT

Ford's Alan Mulally is Front-Running Candidate for Microsoft CEO

Ford's Alan Mulally is Front-Running Candidate for Microsoft CEO

The CEO of Ford Motors, Alan Mulally happens to be the front-running candidate for CEO of Microsoft. Besides Stephen Elop of No...

Sep 27 2013, 6:18am CDT

Microsoft Sees RT Future in Windows Phone; Divides in Five New Business Segments

Microsoft Sees RT Future in Windows Phone; Divides in Five New Business Segments

Microsoft now sees ARM-based Windows RT tablets future in Windows Phone OS. Tech giant wants to make phablets having both in on...

Sep 20 2013, 9:53am CDT

Microsoft’s Cortana is the Latest Personal Assistant for Windows Phone

Microsoft Tests Cortana Personal Assistant for Windows Phone

Similar to Siri, Cortana is the Microsoft’s latest virtual personal assistant for Windows Phone that is under testing. It is a...

Sep 12 2013, 12:06pm CDT

Ford Head Alan Mulally is Investors Choice for Microsoft CEO

Ford Head Alan Mulally is Investors Choice for Microsoft CEO

Alan Mulally, the head honcho at Ford Motors is among the list of candidates being considered for the coveted position of CEO o...

Sep 10 2013, 7:50am CDT

Stephen Elop can be the New Microsoft CEO After Nokia Acquisition

Stephen Elop can be the New Microsoft CEO After Nokia Devices & Services Acquisition

The news that Microsoft bought off Nokia’s Devices & Services business for $7.17 billion has become stale by now. Meanwhile...

Sep 3 2013, 8:02am CDT

Microsoft buys Nokia's Devices & Services division

Microsoft buys Nokia's Devices & Services division

Boom! That's was the sound accompanying today's news that Microsoft is buying Nokia. Yes, the subject of many people's fantasie...

Sep 2 2013, 11:15pm CDT

Steve Ballmer will Leave Microsoft Early Than Portrayed

Steve Ballmer will Leave Microsoft Early Than Portrayed

The CEO of Microsoft, Steve Ballmer leaves amidst mixed opinions about his legacy. He will deaprt from Microsoft early than the...

Aug 26 2013, 2:14am CDT

Steve Ballmer's Biggest Regret as Microsoft CEO is Wndows Vista

Steve Ballmer's Biggest Regret as Microsoft CEO is Wndows Vista

Steve Ballmer is about to retire as CEO of Microsoft with his biggest regrets of 'Longhorn to Vista'. He explained hi...

Aug 24 2013, 3:04am CDT

Microsoft CEO Says Next Year 'is the Right Time' to Retire

Microsoft CEO Plans to Retire within Next 12 Months

Microsoft has just announced that CEO Steve Ballmer is planning to retire from his post within the next 12 months. Why Ballmer...

Aug 23 2013, 9:08am CDT