Microsoft CEO Ballmer to retire within 12 months

Microsoft says Steve Ballmer will retire as the company’s CEO within 12 months, as the tech giant navigates a rapidly-changing computer market.

In a statement released Friday, Microsoft said Ballmer, 57, will stay on to help search for his successor.

“There is never a perfect time for this type of

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