Steve Ballmer http://kuow.org en NBA Says LA Clippers Sale 'Resolved,' But Sterling Vows To Sue http://kuow.org/post/shelly-sterling-la-clippers-will-be-sold-steve-ballmer-2-billion Shelly Sterling says her family's trust has reached a deal to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft executive Steve Ballmer for $2 billion. The wife of embattled Clippers owner Donald Sterling issued a news release announcing a "binding contract" Thursday night.<p>"I am delighted that we are selling the team to Steve, who will be a terrific owner," Shelly Sterling said in the news release. "We have worked for 33 years to build the Clippers into a premiere NBA franchise. I am confident that Steve will take the team to new levels of success."<p><strong>Update at 7:10 p.m. Fri, 30 May 2014 11:48:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 35485 at http://kuow.org NBA Says LA Clippers Sale 'Resolved,' But Sterling Vows To Sue The Future Of Microsoft Without Steve Ballmer http://kuow.org/post/future-microsoft-without-steve-ballmer <p>There are many changes afoot at Microsoft these days. CEO Steve Ballmer announced his retirement last month, giving the company an opportunity to move in a new direction.</p><p>Just this week the company also announced it was acquiring Nokia's mobile phone business in a $7.2 billion&nbsp; deal. So what does the new CEO need to do to keep the company relevant and innovative?</p><p>Sandeep Krishnamurthy is the dean of the business school at UW Bothell. He talked with us about the future of Microsoft after Ballmer’s exit. Wed, 04 Sep 2013 18:52:15 +0000 David Hyde 19711 at http://kuow.org The Future Of Microsoft Without Steve Ballmer Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Announces Retirement http://kuow.org/post/microsoft-ceo-steve-ballmer-announces-retirement <p>One year: That’s how long that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has before he retires as the head of the company. In a news release today, Microsoft announced that the chief executive officer will stay until the company has chosen his successor. Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:50:08 +0000 Phyllis Fletcher & Bill Radke 19108 at http://kuow.org Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Announces Retirement