Posts Tagged ‘bill-gates’

Bill Gates Thinks Toilets

I’ve twice (once, twice) mentioned the lack of sanitation for many people in this world. We’re about at the point where more people have cell phones than access to toilets. Bill Gates is now making it a priority to fix this problem. Kudos. This could save many lives.

Electronic D-Day

Looking at this map, it’s clear November 9, 2004 was D-Day for the open source movement. We can’t stop until Steve Balmer is in a hiding in a bunker under Redmond Washington. Map by Steven Hilton copied per license in image to ensure availability.

Bill Gates too rich for Normal Computers

“Microsoft founder too rich for tax computer to handle” according to this article. Gates allegedly said: My tax return in the United States has to be kept on a special computer because their normal computers can’t deal with the numbers… How much you want to bet the “special computer” is Linux, and the “normal computers” […]