On the tenth anniversary of Patch Tuesday, Microsoft is providing a full plate of security updates, including four critical and four important bulletins.
Microsoft's $7 billion acquisition of Nokia's mobile phone business was almost undone by a glass coffee table. That's right, a coffee table.
Ultimately, I don't think it matters whether Ballmer was asked to leave, or if his original retirement timetable was (significantly) accelerated. But before I say more, let's take a closer look at Microsoft right now.
On Friday, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced that he will retire within the next 12 months, once his successor has been chosen. Microsoft's stock rose seven percent on the news. Although...
Steve Ballmer's decision to step down as CEO of Microsoft was likely motivated by a series of Microsoft missteps, including missteps in the mobile arena, judged a number of analysts.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced he will retire within the next 12 months, once a successor is chosen.
The major reorganization of Microsoft announced on Thursday is focused around mobile and cloud computing, areas where the PC software behemoth has lagged far behind competitors.
Microsoft co-founder and chairman Bill Gates admitted the company failed to execute on its early mobile strategy, calling its initial efforts to dominate the smartphone market "clearly a mistake."
Windows unit president Steven Sinofsky is leaving Microsoft, effective immediately. The surprise announcement came just weeks after the launch of the Windows 8 operating system, and is reportedly due to growing tension between Sinofsky and other executives, reports AllThingsD.
Windows 8 is likely to face slow adoption in the enterprise, says a new Computerworld report. This prediction was made despite Microsoft touting Windows 8 as radically different from earlier versions of the Windows operating system.