Earlier this month, our sister site CNET News.com did a one-on-one interview with Steve Ballmer. The Microsoft CEO shared his thoughts about Windows 7, the state of the economy, and Microsoft's rivalry with Google.
If you really want to see how obsessed Ballmer is with Google, then you should also check out the video below. I honestly think Microsoft is over-obsessed with Google. Microsoft need to be very careful not to take its eye off the ball on Windows, servers, and its primary customer: IT departments.
Jason Hiner is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and Long Form Editor of ZDNet. He writes about the people, products, and ideas changing how we live and work in the 21st century. He's co-author of the upcoming book, Follow the Geeks.