Ozzie joins two other directors as the company expands its board to a dozen members.
The former chief software architect at Microsoft and Lotus Notes creator is assembling a team for a company to make a new communications product for social interaction.
Speaking at the GeekWire Summit, Microsoft's former chief software architect also sheds little new light on his startup, Cocomo.
The outgoing software architect urges Microsoft to keep adapting to a world of continuous services and connected devices and not hold too tightly to a past defined by its PC software.
Redmond's chief software architect is leaving the company, CEO Steve Ballmer announces in an e-mail. The move leaves the software company's technology architecture in question.
Chief software architect Ray Ozzie talks with CNET News' Ina Fried about Microsoft's OS for the cloud.
The Microsoft CEO and chief software architect speak Thursday morning at the D: All Things Digital conference and CNET offers live coverage.
Mesh didn't emerge in a vacuum. If you follow Ray Ozzie's career, there's been a consistent theme to his thinking about the nature of work in the computer age.
Microsoft's chief software architect kicks off the company's Professional Developers Conference in Los Angeles by announcing the formal launch of the cloud-based OS.
Microsoft's chief software architect explains that the Windows Azure cloud operating system won't replace desktop Windows--and will give developers new options.