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Ericsson CEO in the running for Microsoft top job

Microsoft is reportedly considering Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg as a possible replacement for chief executive Steve Ballmer, who announced in August he will retire this year. According to a Bloomberg report, which cites people briefed on the search, Vestberg is in the running for the top job alongside other candidates – including Microsoft cloud-computing chief […]

Microsoft unveils major restructure

Microsoft has unveiled a major corporate restructure in a bid to work to a “single strategy” and innovate with greater speed and efficiency. Announcing the changes in a memo to all staff, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said “we are rallying behind a single strategy as one company — not a collection of divisional strategies” and […]