• Insider Q&A: Steve Ballmer on data for the people

    8 days ago - By Chron

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Steve Ballmer says he started his new venture, USAFacts, as a way to "suck out all the data" collected by government agencies and shoot it back out to the public in a digestible form. The former Microsoft CEO, philanthropist and LA Clippers owner talked with The Associated Press about data -and the way people and machines collect it.
    The interview has been edited for length and clarity.
    Q: Microsoft is making a big push now on artificial intelligence. Do you think they're doing enough?
    A: We made a huge investment. People love to change the name over time. If you go...
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