In a PR-heavy interview with the Seattle Times, Steve Ballmer suggests Microsoft Surface tablets...

|About: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)|By:, SA News Editor

In a PR-heavy interview with the Seattle Times, Steve Ballmer suggests Microsoft Surface tablets will sell for "probably $300 to about $700 or $800," declaring that area to be the "sweet spot" of the PC/tablet market. Ballmer, who seems intent on remaining Microsoft's (MSFT) CEO for now even though many want him to leave, also belittles Google (GOOG) as "just another big company at this stage."