After a generally strong 14-year run as CEO of Microsoft, Steve Ballmer is stepping aside. Having announced his desire to retire last year, the longtime friend of Bill Gates is handing things over to career Microsoft engineer Satya Nadella. Nadella has been with Microsoft for 22 years, nearly half his life, joining the company back in 1992.
In his letter to employees this week, Nadella wove in references to Qi Lu and Oscar Wilde, talking of his pride at taking the role and reiterating his endless curiosity: "I buy more books than I can finish. I sign up for … Read more