Bill Gates


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Noun1.Bill Gates - United States computer entrepreneur whose software company made him the youngest multi-billionaire in the history of the United States (born in 1955)Bill Gates - United States computer entrepreneur whose software company made him the youngest multi-billionaire in the history of the United States (born in 1955)
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"A hundred years later, letters to the editor commenting on the anti-trust suit against Microsoft suggest that Bill Gates is the hero of the hour.Just as Casey Jones's contemporaries would rather lionize than vilify him, even had they known of his penchant for recklessness, so is Gates admired as a bold individualist who brought benefit to millions by helping make the internet accessible to the masses.
"By the time you read this, Bill Gates may no longer be the richest man in the world," the March 20 edition of Forbes Global said.
The statements in the article regarding Bill Gates' personal wealth give away your real problem.
We expect to get some money from the population foundation that Bill Gates has set up.
Bill Gates and Janet Reno will work well together, especially on detailed science or analysis.
"I want you to show that even Japan has its own Bill Gates."
Bill Gates has also said that the whole thing is "hooey".
A lot of people, not just Bill Gates, are more influential than senators, cabinet secretaries, and all those other camera-seeking self-promoters.
Bill Gates is a creature of the "PC Revolution" all the way.
MICROSOFT chairman Bill Gates on his ability to forecast technology trends: "If you had asked me five years ago, I would have said that speech input, pen computing, and PDAs would have all been popular now, so I have an almost perfect record of being over-optimistic when it comes to predicting when new technologies will catch on." (Quoted in The Red Herring, 11/95)
During the dotcom era, Bill Gates was the richest person in the world.