Latest Steve Ballmer Stories

Window 8 AppFest Draws Record Numbers
2012-09-24 09:25:38

Looking for ways to drum up some attention for their new, upcoming desktop/mobile/tablet operating system, Microsoft recently enlisted enough developers to make Steve Ballmer foam with excitement in order to set a Guinness World Record.

Microsoft Announces First-Ever Quarterly Loss
2012-07-20 08:57:46

Microsoft announced Thursday that they had experienced their first quarterly loss in more than a quarter century as a public company.

Microsoft Confirms $1.2 Billion Yammer Acquisition
2012-06-26 08:56:44

Microsoft confirmed recent rumors on Monday when it officially announced it would acquire San Francisco-based enterprise social-networking startup Yammer for $1.2 billion in cash.

Microsoft's Ballmer Excited With The Possibilities Of Upcoming Windows 8
2012-05-25 10:19:34

Software behemoth Microsoft is preparing a new version of its operating system in a bid to challenge a market increasingly under pressure by mobile devices.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.