FILE -In this Nov. 8, 2006, file photo, Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer, left, reacts as he talks to co-founder of Technologies NR Narayana Murthy, right, in New

 

              FILE -In this Nov. 8, 2006, file photo,  Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer, left, reacts as he talks to co-founder of  Technologies NR Narayana Murthy, right, in New
FILE -In this Nov. 8, 2006, file photo, Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer, left, reacts as he talks to co-founder of Technologies NR Narayana Murthy, right, in New Delhi, India. Ballmer can't afford to be wrong about Windows 8. If the dramatic overhaul of the Windows operating system flops, it will reinforce perceptions that Microsoft is falling behind other technology giants as the world moves on to smartphones, tablets and other sleek devices from Apple, Google and Amazon. (AP Photo/Gurinder Osan File)