Innovation is moving at a scarily fast pace. Bill G
I would counsel people to go to college, because it's one of the best times in your life in terms of who you meet and develop a broad set of intellectual skills.
There is no doubt that as an economy grows in a great way like India has, that you have to step back and change your tax systems, because you start to get more disparities of wealth.
The intersection of law, politics, and technology is going to force a lot of good thinking.
Be nice to nerds, they'll probably be your boss one day.
The 'Billionaire' song is what my kids tease me with. They sing it to me. It's funny.
China is certainly an important player in the global economy, and a widespread AIDS epidemic would threaten that growth.
Me and my dad are the biggest promoters of an estate tax in the US. It's not a popular position.
Imagine the disincentive to software development if after months of work another company could come along and copy your work and market it under its own name...without legal restraints to such copying, companies like Apple could not afford to advance the state of the art.
Perhaps I should be flattered that somebody imagines the name is worth so much, especially since my parents gave me the same name 42 years ago for free.
I don't generally read a lot of fiction.
We need to get a broader awareness. People say climate change is really bad, but painting that picture of what you're putting at risk.
Philanthropy is fun and fulfilling.
Eventually, all companies are replaced.
We need a malaria epidemic in the blogging community! Either that or we need people who have seen the malaria epidemic to start blogging.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
While Microsoft does not share all of Oracle's ambitions for Java, we agree that it is a very valuable tool for software developers.
Like almost everyone who uses e-mail, I receive a ton of spam every day. Much of it offers to help me get out of debt or get rich quick. It would be funny if it weren't so exciting.
Life is not fair; get used to it.
I think any statement about stock prices is always suspect unless it's made by Warren Buffett.
I didn't even complete my University Education
Every company can choose whether to lead or follow the emerging digital trends.
Great organizations demand a high level of commitment by the people involved.
Windows 95 was a nice milestone.
We had planned to integrate a Web browser with our operating system as far back as 1993( filing its first court responses to federal antitrust)
Whether you believe it a moral imperative or in the rich world's enlightened self-interest, securing the conditions that will lead to a healthy, prosperous future for everyone is a goal I believe we all share.
I'm not big on to-do lists. Instead, I use e-mail and desktop folders and my online calendar. So when I walk up to my desk, I can focus on the e-mails I've flagged and check the folders that are monitoring particular projects and particular blogs.
Government investment unlocks a huge amount of private sector activity, but the basic research that we put into IT work that led to the Internet and lots of great companies and jobs, the basic work we put into the health care sector, where it's over $30 billion a year in R&D that led the biotech and
In a budget, how important is art versus music versus athletics versus computer programming? At the end of the day, some of those trade-offs will be made politically.
What destroys more self-confidence than any other educational thing in America is being assigned to some remedial math when you get into some college, and then it's not taught very well and you end up with this sense of, 'Hey, I can't really figure those things out.'