When Steven Sinofsky's departure from Microsoft came out, it was framed by Microsoft in a way that implied he might have just left, or that that was at least a possibility. Now, ExtremeTech is reporting that was not the case; Sinofsky was straight-up fired by Ballmer.
We all got quite a shock earlier this week when Windows chief Steven Sinofsky departed Microsoft just short while after the launch of Windows 8. Reports indicate that Sinofsky was getting into many internal executive battles. Well, he's taken to the comments section of blog to quash some of the rumors.