Microsoft’s Ballmer Riffs on Nokia Buyout, Elop, Windows Phone

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https://thevarguy.com – In a wide-ranging interview with The Verge following Microsoft’s $7.2 billion Nokia purchase, a particularly chatty chief executive Steve Ballmer offered some background and perspective on the deal, spanning how it came about, where it leaves both companies, whether new devices and services chief Stephen Elop is his likely successor, among other hot topics. read more (IT news)