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Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Chimes in on Twitter and Satya Nadella

If anyone thought former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was interested in buying the troubled social messaging company Twitter, the current owner of the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team wants to make things clear: He’s not interested. 636 more words


How Microsoft Made Its Stock Great Again

Seventeen years is a long time to wait to regain one’s glory, yet that’s exactly what Microsoft has done. With its solid quarterly earnings report… 421 more words


Steve Ballmer Is Close to Making a Major Streaming Deal with Fox

Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer is nearing a major streaming deal with Fox Sports’ Prime Ticket.

Prime Ticket is Fox’s regional sports network for Big West Athletics, according to the… 200 more words


Twitter Stock Jumps After Co-Founder Says It Should Consider Selling

Twitter’s share price spiked by almost 6% on Wednesday after co-founder and former CEO Evan Williams said the company should consider selling itself if an acquisition offer is made. 315 more words


The Digital Middle Ground

By Brad Hubbard | @bradhubbard

Consensus is that Steve Ballmer overpaid for the Los Angeles Clippers back in 2014. Considering that he is worth around $27 billion, spending $2 billion for an NBA franchise in the second largest TV market in the United States seems like a deal for someone in his position. 550 more words

Sideline Signals

Clippers rumor of new Westside arena could justify franchise purchase price

Two years ago Steve Ballmer purchased the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion. That was — and is — a record setting sale for a NBA franchise. 588 more words