If IBM can spend all that money on building deep blue, I don't see
why Compaq can't put a couple of tens of million into indexing and
deep storing everything on the WWW.
Why donate money for a building? Donate money for a new project
instead. Something that you wouldn't be able to do otherwise.
Think Different. Oh Gawd, I can't believe I just typed that.
"Joseph M. Reagle Jr." wrote:
> Having just seen Gates speak at LCS's 35 Anniversary, I naturally compare
> the Gates phenomena to the Web phenomena, and then I read this: the whole
> Web is 320 million pages? That means every Web page could represent ~$300 of
> his net worth. Or he just gave LCS about $.08 for every page out there to
> build a new building.