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Why is Microsoft working with Mark Penn?

So I saw this article on Politico and had to write about this because it’s typical Microsoft. Microsoft have endorsed Mark Penn by making…

Alan Mulally MSFT CEO candidate
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Microsoft Desperately Needs Someone Like Alan Mulally As It’s Next CEO

I woke up a few days ago and saw that Ford (F) CEO Allan Mulally may be firmly in the running to be…

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Microsoft Reveals Company Structure, Enterprises Make Up 55% Of Business

Do you remember when was the last time Microsoft provided such deep details of its company structure? Wait don’t answer that, because the company recently…

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Microsoft Confirms Windows Blue, Reveals A List Of Changes

Redmond had already confirmed, what it called an internal set of plans called Blue, but all other details were kept under wraps. Until now, that…

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Microsoft: PCs Are Not Dead, They’re Getting Reinvented

And Windows 8 is at the forefront of this reinvention, says the Redmond executive. The continuous faltering of the PC market has led some analysts…

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Craig Mundie, Head of Microsoft Research Arm, Steps Down

Microsoft has announced that Craig Mundie, Microsoft’s chief research and strategy officer, will retire in 2014 when he will be 65. Mundie was one of…

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Why Steven Sinofsky Will Never Run Out Of Pocket Change

The tech world got a shake (and a stir) a couple of days back when the news hit that Steven Sinofsky, the President of the…

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Windows 8 Interview – a chat with Marc LeShay

As part of the ongoing Windows 8 interview series, this week I did an interview with Marc LeShay. I had the pleasure of working with Marc…

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Windows 8 Quotes of the day – Meg Whitman

It’s Friday and time for the Windows 8 quote(s) of the day. Today’s champion is HP CEO Meg Whitman with her quotes from her interview with…

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Microsoft alleged quote of the day – Terry Myerson

Today’s “alleged” quote of the day is from Microsoft’s Terry Myerson. TheVerge.com is alleging that: In a recent all-hands meeting, we’re told that Myerson said…

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Gavin Kim former VP from Samsung will run Microsoft’s Windows Phone line

Microsoft has a new GM of the Windows Phone team. He is Samsung’s former vice president of consumer and enterprise services Gavin Kim. “I will be…

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Microsoft snatches former Disney Director of Brand Strategy

Microsoft has appointed former Disney director of brand strategy Jay Victor as its own director of brand strategy, working in Microsoft’s Central Marketing Group (CMG). Victor has…

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Intel Exec was wrong says Microsoft

Man that was quick! A few hours ago I posted that an Intel Exec was uncharacteristically forthcoming about Microsoft and Windows 8 and before you…