Microsoft's China boss quits to head NBA in China

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| Microsoft said its global vice president, Zhang Yaqin, would take over as
| acting Greater China chief while it sought a permanent replacement.
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http://news.zdnet.com/2110-9595_22-6208825.html

Ballmer probably finds it hard to stay calm these days. Microsoft China was
possibly the biggest key to Microsoft intentionally (long-term).


Related:

Microsoft says Zune executive will leave company

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| Bryan Lee, corporate vice president at Microsoft's entertainment
| and devices division, also played a key role in shaping the Xbox
| game console business and the introduction of its Internet
| Protocol television software.
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http://news.zdnet.com/2100-9595_22-6155200.html


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ballmer#Public_persona

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| In 2005, Mark Lucovsky alleged in a sworn statement to a Washington state
| court that Ballmer became highly enraged upon hearing that Lucovsky was about
| to leave Microsoft for Google.I'm going to f--- bury that guy, I have done it
| before, and I will do it again. I'm going to f--- kill Google."
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Seems like Microsoft employees ('sympathisers') have 'airbrushed' some of
Ballmer's insults, such as "f***ing pu**y". There you go...

Edit by Microsoft Corp.:

http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?...&oldid=3864532