Where do you want to go in July 2008?

Summary:So I try to sneak away for a few days and Microsoft releases big news. Well, sort of big.

So I try to sneak away for a few days and Microsoft releases big news. Well, sort of big. The fact that Bill Gates is stepping down from day-to-day operations at Microsoft qualifies as Big News. The fact that he plans to do so in July 2008 means any sensible analyst has at least a few weeks to gather his thoughts and decide what it means.

Besides, I fully expect the schedule to slip.

Topics: Microsoft

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Ed Bott is an award-winning technology writer with more than two decades' experience writing for mainstream media outlets and online publications. He has served as editor of the U.S. edition of PC Computing and managing editor of PC World; both publications had monthly paid circulation in excess of 1 million during his tenure. He is the a... Full Bio

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