Microsoft's co-founder claims that an IBM keyboard designer created the function and wouldn't allow a single button to access the login screen.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has admitted what quite a few Windows users have been thinking for a long time: control-alt-delete is an unnecessary...
Bill Gates did an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session on Reddit:
I’m Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. AMA
Here is a summary of the questions asked and answers given:
What are your thoughts on the push against the open and free Internet...
The storyline sounds familiar: software executive makes billions building his company, realizes that with wealth comes responsibility, and pledges the bulk of his fortune to charity.
But this time it's not Bill Gates. It's Azim Premji, the billionaire chairman of India's Wipro.
Bill and Melinda Gates announced today that their foundation will commit $10 billion over the next 10 years to help research, develop and deliver vaccines for the world’s poorest countries.
The Gateses said that increased investment in vaccines by governments and the private sector could help...
Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates speaks at a function organized by the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) in New Delhi, India, Friday, July 24, 2009. AP /Mustafa Quraishi
The OS brand that powers most of the computers today was born on November 10, 1983. It was 25 years ago that Bill Gates announced Windows 1.0, which would sport a graphical user interface. At a lavish party thrown at Helmsley Palace Hotel in NYC, Gates announced the new OS that promised dropdown...
Currently Bill Gates is on the tour of India.
Today he will be spending some time at IIT to address students and talk about Dreamspark - Microsoft's new initiative for Indian Students.
catch him live
Visit DreamSpark Official website to Register
1. Bill Gates earns US$250 every SECOND, that's about US$20 Million a DAY and US$7.8 Billion a YEAR!
2. If he drops a thousand dollars, he won't even bother to pick it up
bcoz during the 4 seconds he picks it, he would've already earned it back.
3. The US national debt is about 5.62...
Just read about B&M foundation:rolleyes::rolleyes: :- perhaps RMS(Richard M Stallman ,Software Gandhi) 's ideas about M$ and Bill are true. :|
PS :I have posted only relevent parts of the news :
Yesterday, June 27, 2008 was a day that made it into history simply because it marked the transition of Bill Gates out of his day-to-day role at Microsoft, a company founded together with Paul Allen in 1975. As of June 28, Microsoft is officially sans Bill Gates, now 52 years old and committed...
How Hard Could it Be?: Glory Days
By: Joel Spolsky
As Bill Gates retires, our columnist recalls what it was like to work for the world's most successful entrepreneur
When i graduated from college, in 1991, I started working for Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) on the Excel team. My title was...
After retiring, Gates will remain chairman of the Microsoft board of directors and its largest shareholder.
Still, Gates's bespectacled nerdish visage is an integral part of Microsoft's image and his departure is symbolic, according to analysts.
Straight from the horses mouth, need I say more.
See for yourself :)
"As Bill Gates prepares to end his full-time work at Microsoft, he tells the BBC in an interview that it wasn't just what Microsoft did, but what his rivals...