Ballmer also indicated that Microsoft needs to support other companies’ devices “without religious bias, if you will.”
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Former Windows division president Steven Sinofsky denied a rumor that his departure was linked to an internal power grab.
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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer told a French newspaper that early sales of the flagship Surface tablet are modest.
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