Steve Ballmer


  • Ballmer's Microsoft Culture Overhaul  Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 1:09 PM ET

    Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer is creating "cross-functional strike teams" to work across the individual engineering divisions to spearhead new ideas, explains CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Microsoft Announce Restructuring  Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 11:14 AM ET

    Brent Thill, UBS, and Ed Maguire, CLSA, discuss how to play the tech giant's realignment plans.

  • Major Shake-Up at Microsoft  Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 11:09 AM ET

    CEO Steve Ballmer announced a "far-reaching realignment of the company," reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Cramer: This Stock Is Undervalued Right Now Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 10:27 AM ET

    Microsoft's newly announced restructuring plan could create significant value for shareholders and may change Wall Street's opinions of the company, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.

  • Will Microsoft's New Plan Change CEO's Future?  Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 10:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt has the latest details on Microsoft's restructuring plans. And Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, and Dennis Berman, WSJ Marketplace, weigh in on what the changes mean for the stock and CEO Steve Ballmer.

  • Microsoft Announces Restructuring Plans  Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 9:01 AM ET

    John Fortt and the "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss the tech giant's realignment announcement and whether its concept of "One Microsoft" will work.

  • Will Ballmer's Vision Win Over Investors?  Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 7:42 AM ET

    John Sculley, former Apple CEO, discusses the widely expected launch of Microsoft's restructuring plan and its impact on the company's future.

  • Will Ballmer's Broad Plan for Microsoft Succeed?  Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 8:17 AM ET

    Mary Uhl-Bien, University of Nebraska professor, provides perspective on Zynga's new hire and Microsoft's restructuring plan.

  • Greenberg on Microsoft's Re-org  Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 3:46 PM ET

    Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer made CNBC Herb Greenberg's "worst CEOs" list last year. Greenberg discusses whether the company's reorganization will work.

  • Peering Into Microsoft's Window  Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 10:24 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt and Harry McCracken, Time m expect when the tech giant announces major restructuring plan for the company today, including a possible reshuffling of senior executives.

  • All Eyes on Microsoft and Ballmer  Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 10:25 AM ET

    Rumors at Microsoft abound as the tech giant is about to announce a management shakeup and partnership with Oracle, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Change at Microsoft on the Way?  Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 8:09 AM ET

    The tech giant is expected to unveil its restructuring plans soon, but some big changes have several top executives concerned, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Competiton Heats Up For Fate of Sacramento Kings  Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 11:57 AM ET

    The league will make a final vote on the future of the King's relocation issue, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • 'Microsoft Needs to Get Into the Game': Pro  Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 11:09 AM ET

    William George, Harvard Business School professor, explains why now is the time to put a succession plan in place for CEO Steve Ballmer.

  • Microsoft Fined $731 Million for Broken Promise Wednesday, 6 Mar 2013 | 6:37 AM ET
    Microsoft Corp CEO Steve Ballmer.

    The European Union fined Microsoft Corp 561 million euros ($731 million) for failing to offer users a choice of Web browser, an unprecedented sanction that will act as a warning to other firms involved in EU antitrust disputes.

  • CNBC's Boldest Predictions 2013 Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 4:03 PM ET

    From auto sales to health care to the NFL to the price of gasoline, CNBC's anchors, reporters, editors and contributors make calls on what 2013 will bring.

  • Surprises: What We Won't See Coming in 2013 Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 11:29 AM ET

    A change at the top of Microsoft, two companies that will go private, the two top NFL teams by year end and more predictions.

  • Man Behind Windows 8 Exits Microsoft  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 11:06 AM ET

    David Hilal, FBR Capital Markets, discusses Microsoft's management shakeup, and weighs in on whether the tech giant is powering down.

  • Microsoft pushes new Windows to developers Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 7:45 PM ET

    SEATTLE, Nov 1- Days after launching Windows 8, Microsoft Corp is mounting a strong campaign to win over the software developers it needs to kick-start its new operating system. A lack of apps is Microsoft's Achilles heel as it attempts to catch Apple Inc and Google Inc in the rush toward mobile computing.

  • *Microsoft showcases new Windows Phones. SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 29- Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer said on Monday demand for the company's new Windows 8 operating system, released to the public on Friday, was running at a higher rate than its last release, Windows 7..