Surface Won’t Dominate But It’s a ‘Real Business,’ Says Ballmer
Sales of Microsoft’s Surface may not set the tablet world on fire, but CEO Steve Ballmer still sees a key role for the device.
In an interview published today by MIT Technology Review, Ballmer snuck past the initial question of whether he was pleased with Surface sales.
“I’m super-glad we did Surface,” Ballmer said in response. “I think it is important — and not just for Microsoft but for the entire Windows ecosystem — to see integrated hardware and software.”
But the CEO did concede that Surface