During the discussion, Ballmer answered a question about whether we are currently living in a post-PC era, and stated that "We are in the Windows era. We were, we are and we always will be. Thats kind of what we get paid to do."
After Tuesday at Microsofts annual shareholder meeting, many people were speculating whether Steve Ballmer would discuss whether Microsoft plans to eventually bring the Windows 8 operating system to the phone. After Ballmer's statements, the question had not officially been answered.