When I was in my 40s, Microsoft was my primary activity.
If Microsoft ever does applications for Linux it means I've won.
There are people who don't like capitalism, and people who don't like PCs. But there's no-one who likes the PC who doesn't like Microsoft.
So, what you can do in Microsoft Word is what Bill Gates has decided. What you can do in Oracle Database is what Larry Ellison and his crew have decided.
Microsoft has a monopoly over the desktop operating systems.
Microsoft has no SQL Server developers. We have only Azure developers.
Microsoft is not about greed. It's about innovation and fairness.
If Microsoft had never existed... The industry would probably be very fragmented.
Companies such as Microsoft, Cisco and Intel were just starting at their 10-year anniversary.
Microsoft certainly makes products for the Macintosh.
I'm going to retain a lot of Microsoft's stock.
When I started at Microsoft, I was lucky enough to be part of the rise of the client-server paradigm.
The unique value that Microsoft can add is around productivity and platforms. Productivity is broadly something we can uniquely do.
At our core, Microsoft is the productivity and platform company for the mobile-first and cloud-first world.
Paul Allen with Microsoft revolutionized the software industry.
In 2005, MTV Networks considered buying Facebook for seventy-five million dollars. Yahoo! and Microsoft soon offered much more. Zuckerberg turned them all down.