No Microsoft CEO decision until at least February

No Microsoft CEO before February: Pro

The selection of a CEO to take over Microsoft is not expected to come before February, according to re/code, citing sources. The company has been seeking a replacement for Steve Ballmer since he announced in August his plan to retire.

By Kara Swisher,

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