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Microsoft confirms Bates, Reller to exit company

Executives Tony Bates and Tami Reller will be leaving the software giant, and Mark Penn, creator of the "Scroogled" ad campaign, will now be chief strategy officer.

By March 3, 2014

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Microsoft to lose execs Bates and Reller, report says

Headed for the exit, according to Recode, are Tony Bates, who oversees business development, and Tami Reller, head of marketing for the software maker.

By March 2, 2014

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Is Apple's Siri Angelina Jolie... or Kathy Bates?

Hey, Apple's "personal concierge" Siri actually has a personality! But whose?

By October 13, 2011

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A closer look at the Microsoft insiders who didn't get the job

Satya Nadella wasn't the only Microsoft insider on the CEO shortlist. What's next for Tony Bates, Kevin Turner, and Stephen Elop now that they didn't get top spot?

By February 5, 2014

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How real are cinema psychos? New study finds out

Fictional characters Gordon Gekko and Anton Chigurh top the list of realistic psychopaths, research says, while classic characters like Norman Bates may not be as true to the clinical definition.

By January 2, 2014

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Microsoft reorg would expand roles of key execs

The president of Skype, Tony Bates, would handle acquisitions and relationships with developers, while Windows chief Julie Larson-Green would oversee hardware engineering for the whole company, says Bloomberg.

By July 3, 2013

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Skype boss: Mobile, video are our future

At the D10 conference, Tony Bates announces new user numbers, and says he's doubling down on Windows 8.

By May 31, 2012

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Skype to buy group-messaging company GroupMe

The year-old group-messaging start-up offers "an incredibly sticky group messaging experience" across a range of mobile platforms, says Skype CEO Tony Bates.

By August 21, 2011

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Yep, it's playable Tetris on a business card

An Arduino-based project shakes up the boring world of business cards by embedding a playable Tetris game.

By March 4, 2014

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Skype makes Cisco executive new CEO

Skype finds itself a new chief executive in Tony Bates, former senior vice president at Cisco Systems. Will the move put acquisition rumors to rest and enhance IPO efforts?

By October 4, 2010