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Steven Sinofsky, head of Windows division, leaves Microsoft

13 November, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Steven Sinofsky, head of Windows division, leaves Microsoft - read the full textIn a rather surprising move, Steven Sinofsky, head of the Windows division at Microsoft, has decided to leave the company. This move comes shortly after Microsoft's biggest launch in years and a product Sinofsky directly worked on. He will be replaced by former Coporate Vice President of Windows...

 

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All these Steve, Steven and Stephen guys have done a great job, congratulations anyway!

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  • 2012-11-13 11:46
  • 0ZJN

One must know when it's the best time to leave. So he made like a tree :)

Yes, he's running out of Titanic, and orchestra plays to the end :D

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  • 2012-11-13 11:02
  • mZ58

A guy can only take that much crap before he leaves. That goes for everyone, Sinofsky included.

Ken Kutaragi knows what is happening, he did exactly the same at the other side of the globe. The only question is who will be Microsoft Kazuo Hirai?

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  • 2012-11-13 11:02
  • N$iZ

It's sad to see "top dogs" leaving large companies such as Microsoft.
If it's because he plans to retire, then it's OK.
If he left MS to create his own venture, then it's 40% OK.
If he left MS to join competition, then sth is wrong at Microsoft; and it may end up reflecting on us - end users... SOONER OR LATER

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  • 2012-11-13 10:18
  • fn43

Abandoning Titanic, ha ha.

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  • 2012-11-13 09:37
  • LHfu

I'd love to have so many "blessings" if you know what I mean...

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  • 2012-11-13 09:22
  • mN}Z

> In reply to Wooloomooloo @ 2012-11-13 08:23 from Mvvy - click to readI take you have never worked in a large engineering project where it is impossible to "eff teamwork".

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  • 2012-11-13 08:51
  • ssSD

A man with sense.Bail before wp mobile deatroys your life.Says to me he knows something we all knlw too.Wp os is a massive fail.

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  • 2012-11-13 08:44
  • 3afB

Well,somebody studied this trend,that every company should have a news like this? I hope this stops here,marketing has done enough publicity(positive or negative)

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  • 2012-11-13 08:33
  • p3xn

Nothing thing can last forever! Thing always change! But what I wonder is whether Windows can keep its popularity or not without Steven Sinofsky!!!???

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  • 2012-11-13 08:26
  • P@Ti

Eff teamwork. If you want it done properly, you have to do it yourself anyway. Every single time.

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  • 2012-11-13 08:23
  • Mvvy

Good for him.

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  • 2012-11-13 07:59
  • ppE8

maybe he doesn't like what microsoft did to nokia...
:(

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  • 2012-11-13 07:57
  • tA$j

next stop.. android..! =)

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  • 2012-11-13 07:20
  • 9xB$

Its time......to go to Android :D



















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  • 2012-11-13 07:14
  • pkgp

1st commenter with in 2 minutes!

Its good thing he leaves! new people can be more innovative u know!

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  • 2012-11-13 07:06
  • Ia96

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