Bill Gates on the Impact of the DoJ’s Remedies

"Our company could not have created the Windows operating system if we had been prohibited from developing Microsoft Office as well."

Microsoft is working on a handheld tablet PC that will enable people to take handwritten and dictated notes and transfer them to a PC. "Microsoft's tablet PC simply won't happen, because our OS and applications developers will be unable to collaborate. Almost every aspect of the tablet PC's evolution—starting with the design of handwriting-recognition applications—requires real-time collaboration between OS and applications developers."

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