Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is reportedly eyeing a reorganization that would enlarge the roles held by a number of top executives.
Citing "people familiar with the matter," Bloomberg said Wednesday that current Skype president Tony Bates would be in charge of acquisitions and relationships with software developers. Windows head Julie Larson-Green would run hardware engineering for all devices throughout the entire company. Don Mattrick had reportedly been a candidate for that job before the announcement this week that he is exiting Microsoft to become CEO at Zynga.
Oversight of Windows OS engineering would be folded into the portfolio … Read more