Welcome to Microsoft Pri0: That's Microspeak for top priority, and that's the news and observations you'll find here from Seattle Times reporter Sharon Chan.
June 27, 2008 8:30 AM
Posted by Benjamin J. Romano
Outside of Microsoft's corporate conference center, employees are lined up to see their leader say goodbye. Only 832 will be inside to watch the send-off conversation between Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer, scheduled to start at 9 a.m. Thousands of employees entered a lottery for tickets to be here.
The music is playing. The iconic images are flashing up on a screen. Ballmer is milling about, greeting employees and top company execs.
Here's our coverage of Gates' transition to full-time work at the Foundation, which will continue over the weekend.
Jul 1, 08 - 11:45 AM
Microsoft buying natural-language search company Powerset
Jun 30, 08 - 05:16 PM
Report: Microsoft to cut Xbox 360 price ahead of big industry event
Jun 27, 08 - 03:52 PM
Gates send-off: Gates has had Ballmer's back from the beginning
Jun 27, 08 - 01:09 PM
Gates send-off: Photos
Jun 27, 08 - 11:48 AM
Gates send-off: Two guys and 90,000 employees
Furniture & home furnishings
A LIONEL train sale
City of Bellevue Weekly Permit Bulletin
City of Kenmore NOA for File #: COM2014-020
POST A FREE LISTING
Bill Gates, who last week ended his full-time involvement with Microsoft, was often right. He made a career, a company and an industry by looking over the horizon.