Ballmer Q&A: 100% Ethical

Steve Ballmer, who inherited Gates' job during the antitrust trial, discussed last week's ruling with TIME's Chris Taylor

TIME: How's the new job treating you?

Ballmer: Fine, but I feel an extra sense of responsibility. During the time I've been CEO I've had to devote an additional 10% of my time to leadership meetings on how to resolve the DOJ lawsuit.

TIME: Now that Bill Gates is chief software architect, does he still show up for work every day?

Ballmer: Bill's settling in quite well. He's spending most of his time on the key issue: how the experience of using the...

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