Bill Gates' testimony...

John Hall
Tue, 23 Apr 2002 11:36:19 -0700

I don't think it requires hallucinogenic drugs to believe that:
1) Infinite platform combinations yield incompatible and unreliable
2) The effort to deal with that incompatibility will result in less
application software.
3) Loss of intellectual rights to a product mean you no longer have an
incentive to work on it.

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> Subject: Bill Gates' testimony...
> I saw this snippet on Newsscan.. now I'm actually interested in
> the rest of his testimony .. maybe that will clue me in to exactly
> hallucinogenic drugs he's on...