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Getting to know John Thompson, Microsoft's new chairman

Meet the former IBMer who is taking over the chairman role from Bill Gates after having only joined the board two years ago.

By 4 February 2014

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Rumor redux: So why not John Thompson as Microsoft CEO?

After striking out with Plan A, there's a stronger-than-ever case for why Microsoft ought to go with Plan B.

By 21 January 2014

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John Thompson places his wager

Symantec's CEO talks up the blockbuster acquisition that changes Symantec into a software megapower.

By 16 December 2004

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Feeling secure? Not John Thompson

Symantec's CEO articulates his concerns about the state of cybersecurity and the things that still aren't getting done.

By 21 July 2004

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Watch firefighters blast drone out of sky with hose

In drone versus firehose there is one clear winner. But was the drone controller invading privacy, or are the firefighters guilty of destroying his property?

By 10 June 2015

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Ballmer steps down from board, cuts last official tie with Microsoft

Steve Ballmer, Microsoft's chief for 14 years before resigning in February, has now also stepped down as a member of the company's board of directors.

By 19 August 2014

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Microsoft's hipster CEO and the execs who love him (videos)

A slick package of clips introduces Satya Nadella -- the new hoodie-wearing, hipster-spectacled face of Microsoft -- to the world.

By 4 February 2014

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Read Satya Nadella's letter to employees

Sprinkling references from Qi Lu and Oscar Wilde, new CEO Nadella tells Microsoft "we have unparalleled capability to make an impact."

By 4 February 2014

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Microsoft names Satya Nadella new CEO

The new CEO replaces Steve Ballmer and will take the reins as Bill Gates steps down as chairman, but remains a "technology advisor."

By 4 February 2014

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If Microsoft CEO nod goes to Nadella, get to know Amy Hood

Should the Microsoft CEO rumors turn out to be true, the news will also hasten the public emergence of a skilled, but little-known behind-the-scenes exec.

By 31 January 2014