Shocking News: Windows 8 President Steven Sinofsky quits
Added On:11/15/2012 9:25:00 AM

A surprising news has surfaced the tech terrain that the man who oversaw development of Microsoft’s latest Windows 8 and Surface tablets, is mulling to leave the company. As per a latest update, President of Windows and Windows Live divisions, Steven Sinofsky is planning to leave Microsoft after spending 23 years in the company. 

Leaving the company for reasons unspecified other than "to seek new opportunities, Sinofsky reportedly said, "It is impossible to count the blessings I have received over my years at Microsoft. I am humbled by the professionalism and generosity of everyone I have had the good fortune to work with at this awesome company". 

Steve Ballmer, CEO at Microsoft has also shared his views. He said, “He is grateful for Sinofsky's contributions, citing new releases of Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Microsoft Surface and others. But Sinofsky won't be part of what comes next from the company”.

According to a latest update, Sinofsky will not be replaced by any new President for the time being. However, two of his subordinates will share his work and report directly to Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer. 

As a matter of concern, it is found; Microsoft has delivered Windows 8 and Surface tablet just two weeks back to the marketplace.

Industry experts added, Sinofsky's departure is likely to increase the pressure on Steve Ballmer, as Microsoft is intended to restore its lost market repute with latest Windows 8 operating platform and Surface tablet. 

 

Check out latest IT news at itvoir.com 



Tags: Microsoft Microsoft, Windows 8, IT news, latest IT news, hardware vendors, Microsoft into hardware, Windows 8 welcome, Steven Sinofsky , Steve Ballmer
  


News Archive - News
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15    Older>>  

The Indian eCommerce industry is witnessing a vigorous growth at present, along with a growing competition in this region. Thus, you need to keep on endeavouring to stay competitive and remain in the...

As we have been constantly reporting, the Indian government has been endeavouring to revitalize the long sleeping India Post department of the government. Now, here is another move towards the same ob...

At this time, when the tech and IT industry of the country is facing numerous layoffs; the burgeoning eCommerce industry is doing the opposite. It’s not only on the hiring spree, but also is exp...

The global electronics giant Sony is another name in the list of major layoffs this year, affected by the dire state of the smartphone market and the slowing down revenues of smartphone division of th...

The global giant Amazon.com Inc is planning to move beyond its existing business borders and strike a battle with competitors. 
 
The company is driving its plan to win over enterp...

To stay competitive in the constantly expanding Indian eCommerce industry, it is important to distinguish for every eRetail player. And, having the best talent to drive the company is one of the core...

There is a whole different scenario in the house of tech giant IBM India among the employees, who were once seen as the jewels in the crown of Big Blue. There are few more weeks to the end of ongoing...

Amidst the fierce competition over internet, the social networking giant Twitter is constantly endeavouring to re-draft its strategies as well as services, to keep a pace with the changing time as wel...

The world’s third largest smartphone maker Xiaomi is planning to empower its presence as well as base in the country, as the company is setting up a R&D centre in Bangalore.&n...

The IT and tech players have always been looking at giant enterprises for business opportunities in the country, but now there seems to be emerging a change in this conventional scenario. 
&...
Top
Tags

Information provided on this page has been independently obtained from sources believed to be reliable. However, such information may include inaccuracies, errors or omissions.ITVoir.com, and its affiliates, information providers or content providers, shall have no liability to you or third parties for the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or correct sequencing of information available on this page, or for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance upon such information, or for the delay or interruption of such information.
ITVoir.com,its affiliates, information providers and content providers shall have no liability for investment decisions or other actions taken or made by you based on the information provided.

Computer Vendors In India 
Computer Vendors In India - Delhi [Delhi]
Computer Vendors In India - Chandigarh [Punjab]
Computer Vendors In India - Mumbai [Maharashtra]
Computer Vendors In India - Banglore [Karnataka]
Computer Vendors In India - Agra[Uttar Pradesh]
Computer Vendors In India -Chennai[Tamil Nadu]
Computer Vendors In India - Kolkatta [West Bengal]
Computer Vendors In India - Kochi [Kerela]
Computer Vendors In India - Nagpur [Maharashtra]
Computer Vendors In India - Gurgaon[Haryana]
Follow us on:


 
 



 


 
Alok Chawla, founder of Gizmobaba.com, talks about online ..

Alok Chawla

Founder , Gizmobaba.com

Alok Chawla, founder of Gizmobaba.com, talks about online electronics marketpl..

 

Gautam Rege

Co-founder & Managing Director , Josh Software

Gautam Rege, Co-founder & Managing Director, Josh Sof..

Sundeep Misra

Co-Founder & Vice Chairman , VMC Technologies

Sundeep Misra, Co-Founder & Vice Chairman, VMC Techno..

 


 
SanDisk Global Product Launch_Hon Wai Cheah Gavin Wu and Manisha Sood unveiling the new product rangeIntel India announced the launch of Intel Future Scientist program in the state of KarnatakaPuneet Chadha, Director GSB, HP-IPG & Siddharth Malhotra, Director Arun&Rajive Pvt. Ltd. - unveiling the HP Wall ArtSeagate Back-up Plus Launch – (L-R) Mr. Futoshi Nizuma, Mr. Benshen Teh, Mr. Nermount Hoh and Mr. Rajesh Khurana unveiling the new product. Toshiba launches AOC TV appoints Ms. Kalki Koechlin as the Brand Ambassador; showcases new range of LCD & LED TVsFujitsu Launches two new Ultrabooks, LIFEBOOK    UH572  and LIFEBOOK    U772 in India. Asus associates with Intel and Microsoft launches mainstream Ultrabooks S Series and Thin and Light notebooks F series. L- R Mr. Unaez Quraishi, Sales, Mr. Alex Huang, MD,  System business Group, Asus India, Mr. Sumeet Gugnani, Director - Multinational Accounts, Microsoft India - Mr. Sandeep Aurora, Director of Marketing, Intel South Asia.