Re: Bill Gates

Julie and Aaron Walker (
Sun, 05 Oct 1997 17:02:57 -0400

Eliezer S. Yudkowsky wrote:

> Bill Gates is neither wholly good nor wholly evil. He is a genius, and it is
> ultimately his intelligence and his will that powers all of Microsoft.
> Intelligence above all is power, as I believe I have said elsewhere, and it is
> possible that this near-unique fact of genius in control is what maintains
> Microsoft above all others.

i believe it may have been his genius in the beginning, but thereafter
he seems to have applied a more keynesian approach to the mix, along
with a lot of leverage...