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  • New CEO Satya Nadella seeks to push Microsoft toward mobile, cloud computing April 16, 2014

    San Francisco: Microsoft Corp needs a "data culture" to thrive in the new computing environment, according to Chief Executive Satya Nadella, in his third public appearance in three weeks putting his imprint on the software company. Nadella, who took the helm in February, is seeking to push Microsoft further toward mobile...
  • Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to make his public debut on Thursday, may talk about Office suite for Apple's iPad March 26, 2014

    Seattle: Satya Nadella, the Indian-born self-described cricket fanatic who took over as Microsoft Corp's chief executive last month, makes his public debut on Thursday and is expected to go on the offensive right away with some bold strokes. When Nadella hosts his first major press conference this week, he's likely to...
  • Collegial Satya Nadella a stark contrast to blustery Steve Ballmer February 10, 2014

    Los Angeles: It was a fleeting moment once the camera had gone off, but some say it's indicative of the leadership style Satya Nadella brings to his new job as CEO of Microsoft. Nadella's impromptu town hall webcast had interrupted business meetings between Microsoft employees and outside partners at the company's...
  • 10 questions any reporter can ask Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, but no one ever will February 6, 2014

    Software giant Microsoft named Hyberabad-born Satya Nadella as its new Chief Executive Officer, replacing Steve Ballmer. "As Satya Nadella becomes the third CEO of Microsoft, he brings a relentless drive for innovation and a spirit of collaboration to this new role," Microsoft said in a statement.Nadella, 46, is taking over...
  • Microsoft's Mr India: The inside story of Satya Nadella February 5, 2014

    Microsoft has named Satya Nadella, an executive in charge of the company's small, but growing business of delivering software and services over the Internet, as its new CEO. Company founder Bill Gates is leaving the chairman role for a new role as technology adviser. ...
  • Watch: Satya Nadella's first interview as CEO of Microsoft February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Soon after Satya Nadella was named the next Microsoft CEO, the software giant published his first ever interview as Microsoft's CEO on its YouTube channel.46-year-old Nadella, in the interview, said that he loves to learn and gets excited about new things. "I buy more books than I read,...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 4, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Satya Nadella's first letter to employees as Microsoft's CEO February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Microsoft Corp named Satya Nadella as its next chief executive officer, ending a longer-than-expected search for a new leader after Steve Ballmer announced his intention to retire in August. Nadella is only the third CEO in Microsoft's 39-year history, following co-founder Bill Gates and Ballmer. After Nadella was announced the...
  • @satyanadella last tweeted in July 2010, but just updated his profile February 4, 2014

    UPDATE: @satyanadella is the official Twitter handle of Microsoft's new CEO Satya Nadella. The account has been verified by Twitter. New Delhi: Satya Nadella, who is the CEO of tech-giant Microsoft does not seem to be an active social media person as the last tweet from what seems to be his...
  • News 360: 3 Ugandan women file complaint over sex trade, DCW steps in February 4, 2014

    The issue of drug trafficking and prostitution at Khirki Extension has come to the fore once again after a CNN-IBN investigation exposed that Ugandan women were being pushed into sex trade. Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Singh on Tuesday wrote a letter to the Delhi Police Commissioner asking him...
  • Satya Nadella: From a curious student to Microsoft CEO February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Hyderabad-born Satya Nadella, who is the new CEO of Microsoft, has been working for the company for 22 years. He was executive vice president of Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise group where Microsoft has its largest non-US research centre - was promoted to run the company's fast expanding cloud,...
  • Sundar Pichai vs Satya Nadella: Two Indians in the running for the Microsoft CEO post February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Contrary to the Bloomberg report which suggested that Indian-American Satya Nadella may replace long-time Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer as he steps down, a new report has emerged saying that Google's Andorid head Sundar Pichai is the front-runner for the CEO job at Microsoft. Sundar Pichai, the 42-year-old...
  • Curious Microsoft CEO candidate Satya Nadella would ask a lot of questions as a student February 1, 2014

    Mumbai: In his university days in India, Satya Nadella, likely the next chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp, was a relentless questioner. "When all other students will quietly listen to what I would teach, he will ask a lot of questions - 'why does it have to be like this, why...
  • Hyderabad-born Satya Nadella likely to be named new Microsoft CEO January 31, 2014

    New York/Seattle: Microsoft is close to naming a new chief executive, most likely its cloud-computing head Satya Nadella, a source close to the matter said on Thursday, concluding a five-month long search for a heavy-hitter to lead the world's largest software company. As part of the move, co-founder Bill Gates may...
  • Microsoft considering Ericsson CEO as a possible successor to outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer: Report January 16, 2014

    San Francisco: Microsoft Corp is considering Ericsson AB Chief Executive Hans Vestberg as a possible successor to outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer, Bloomberg cited sources briefed on the software giant's executive search as saying on Wednesday. Bloomberg did not report on whether the company has reached out to Vestberg, who as CEO...
  • Microsoft close to naming CEO; Mulally staying at Ford, not leaving for Microsoft January 8, 2014

    Detroit: Microsoft Corp is closer to naming a new chief executive, according to a source familiar with the board's thinking, but it lost a front-runner candidate on Tuesday when Ford Motor Co's chief, Alan Mulally, said he would not be going to the software giant. Mulally's comments reignited the guessing game...
  • Next Microsoft CEO: Satya Nadella, Ford CEO Alan Mulally top two likely candidates November 30, 2013

    New York: India-born senior Microsoft executive Satya Nadella is among the top two likely candidates whose name is being considered for becoming the next CEO of the world s biggest software company, replacing longtime chief executive Steve Ballmer. Nadella is Executive Vice President for Cloud and Enterprise at Microsoft and was...
  • Microsoft's Bill Gates highlights tough requirements for new CEO November 20, 2013

    Bellevue: Chairman Bill Gates said on Tuesday he was pleased with Microsoft Corp's progress in finding a new chief executive but outlined the difficulties in picking the next leader of the world's largest software company as it seeks to reinvent itself as a mobile computing power. Gates is part of the...
  • Microsoft shares hit highest since 2000 with CEO search in view November 7, 2013

    Seattle: Shares of Microsoft Corp jumped to their highest since mid-2000 on Wednesday, a day after Reuters reported that the world's largest software company is closing in on appointing a new chief executive. In addition, an influential analyst suggested the appointment of an outsider as CEO could result in the sale...
  • From Nokia chief to Bill Gates, guessing game begins on new Microsoft CEO August 27, 2013

    london: As Steve Ballmer bows out of Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O), the guessing game over who will replace him has started with a British bookmaker putting Nokia's Stephen Elop as the favourite. Ballmer, 57, unexpectedly announced his retirement last Friday after more than three decades at the world's largest software company, including...
  • Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer to retire within 12 months; shares go up August 23, 2013

    New York: Microsoft said on Friday that Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer would retire within the next 12 months, once it has selected a successor, sending its shares up almost 9 per cent. Ballmer said in a statement that he would have timed his retirement in the middle of Microsoft's announced...
  • Anil Ambani's 'iBox' gaffe amuses Microsoft CEO November 6, 2007

    Well, he may be the emerging power in the Indian media landscape and, with Zapak.com, technically the country's online gaming baron as well. But Anil Ambani's 'noob' gamer status was more or less cemented with a slight gaffe at the launch of Reliance IPTV in the presence of Microsoft CEO...