And the politics begin! There are many that swear by Microsoft products like Bing, Xbox and Surface, claiming these businesses to be absolutely vital for the long term future and relevancy of the company in the technology industry. Then again, most hardcore investors have nothing to do with long terms — they just want...

Man! They have the new CEO hustling like a rock star. At 12 noon PST he addressed customers and partners for the first time as CEO during a Customer and Partner Webcast event. You can see it below.. What do you think?