Microsoft Director Says CEO Choice Will Not Be Made Until Early 2014

Over 100 choices to 20 to a handful to, well, who knows?
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“Caretaker” Mulally as CEO Remains Inside Bet at Microsoft, but Will a Dark Horse Emerge?

What train, plane or automobile will the new software giant leader be riding in on?
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CEO Search — Does One Microsoft Need Two Leaders?

Are two heads better than one? Does it take two to tango? Two mints in one?
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Bilton Book: Twitter’s Dick Costolo Was Fired (And Rehired) in 2010

Bet you didn’t see that one coming.
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Bilton Twitter Book — Co-Founder Jack Dorsey Almost Went to Facebook (And More!)

An excerpt from a forthcoming book on the birth of Twitter reveals surprising new details about the company’s founders. Some not so pretty.
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Yahoo Redux: HP Says “All Hands on Deck” Needed, Requiring Most Employees to Work at the Office (Memo)

Another tech giant tightens its work-from-home rules.
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Steve Ballmer’s Tearful Goodbye to Microsoft

Complete with a “Dirty Dancing” sendoff soundtrack.
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Dick Costolo Wrote the Twitter Playbook — Two Years Before He Joined the Company

Take a peek into the Twitter chief’s pre-Twitter mentality on startups, management and more.
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Jeff Raikes Would Make a Fine Microsoft CEO (But He’s Not Going to Be One)

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation head will be focusing on his own family foundation.
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