Microsoft today announced that CEO Steve Ballmer would be retiring in the next 12 months and with that comes an end of an era. During his tenure, Ballmer came to be known as quite the character and his boisterous voice is well known in the tech industry. As a person Ballmer is known for his exuberant persona, which he says keeps his employees and partners motivated. We wouldn’t be lying if we said we saw his keynotes mostly for his antics and modulating voice pitch. His stage appearances during keynotes are widely popular and are circulated on the Internet as viral videos. Also Read - Xbox Series X restock in India possible by early August, no news on Series S
Check our photo gallery for photos of Ballmer at his exuberant best and what we think was going on in his mind at the time.
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