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Rick Sherlund, Nomura Securities, explains why Steve Ballmer stepping down from Microsoft's board will lead to changing dynamics on the board that could lead to more cash for shareholders.
Ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer stepped down from the company's board.
LA Clippers owner and former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer will step down from the company's board. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Ballmer intends to hold Microsoft shares for the foreseeable future.
CNBC's David Faber and Jim Cramer discuss Steve Ballmer's introduction to LA Clipper fans after he bought the team from disgraced owner Donald Sterling.
Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer channeled his Microsoft days while addressing the team. CNBC's Jane Wells has the details.
The sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, ensnared for months by legal challenges, is finally official.
Steve Ballmer has officially now become the owner of the L.A. Clippers, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.
A judge has ruled against L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling and cleared the way for the $2 billion sale of the team to ex-Microsoft CEO Ballmer.
Microsoft will shut down Xbox Entertainment Studios, ending an ambitious foray into original video programming. Re/code reports.
For some corporate founders, the market's rally this year has meant a fortune. Who's gained the most?
The banned Los Angeles Clippers owner's lawyers have hired four private investigators to look into evidence they could use against the NBA.
LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling won't sign a deal to sell the team to Steve Ballmer and will pursue a $1B lawsuit against the NBA.
There's a case to be made that sports teams are now valued more like Picassos, rare diamonds and vintage Ferraris than fundamental businesses.
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is buying the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion. The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the record breaking purchase.
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is buying the Los Angeles Clippers for a record $2 billion, reports CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin. And Andy Sewer, Fortune Magazine, and Dan Colarusso, Reuters Digital, weigh in.
Microsoft's $7.5 billion acquisition of Nokia's devices unit could help it take a bigger slice of the smartphone pie, analysts told CNBC.
The former Microsoft CEO made his first public appearance Tuesday after leaving the helm of the tech giant, delivering a speech at Oxford University.
Newly retired Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer makes his first public appearance since leaving the helm of the tech giant.
"Microsoft needs to go through a major transformation much like IBM did 20 years ago," says, William George, Harvard Business School professor, discussing what Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella needs to do to change company culture. Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, provides insight.
Discussing the appointment of Satya Nadella as Microsoft CEO, and what this means for the stock and future of the tech giant, with Christina Warren, Mashable senior tech analyst, and Brent Thill, UBS senior analyst.