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September 25, 2014 at 11:28 AM

Ballmer: No more iPads for Clippers?

Former Microsoft CEO and current Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer has always been one of the biggest cheerleaders for Microsoft products.

And that apparently hasn’t stopped, even though he stepped down as head of the company in February, and stepped off the board in August.

In an interview with Reuters Wednesday, Ballmer talked about switching those Clippers who are using iPads over to Windows tablets. According to the Reuters story:

“Most of the Clippers on are Windows, some of the players and coaches are not,” Ballmer said.

“And Doc kind of knows that’s a project. It’s one of the first things he said to me: ‘We are probably going to get rid of these iPads, aren’t we?’ And I said, ‘Yeah, we probably are.’ But I promised we would do it during the off season.”

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