Bill Gates' ‘greatest Mistake Ever' Was Losing Out To Android

Bill Gates' ‘Greatest Mistake Ever' Was Losing Out To Android


Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates talked about what he considers to be his “greatest mistake every” at the company during an interview at venture capital firm Village Global. It was the company’s haphazard move from Windows Mobile to Windows Phone. That move allowed Android to become the only true alternative to Apple’s iOS platform.

“In the software world, particularly for platforms, these are winner-take-all markets. So the greatest mistake ever is whatever mismanagement I engaged in that caused Microsoft not to be what Android is,” Gates said.

Gates On Africa

Gates on Africa

Microsoft founder and billionaire investor, Bill Gates says those who will suffer the most from climate change will be poor farmers in Africa. In an interview with NHK, Gates called on the developed nations to offer their assistance to these people.

Gates said "They contributed essentially nothing to global warming and yet they will be the vast majority of suffering will be right there, so we need to be more generous to help them."

Narita Airport To Introduce Face-recognition Gates

Narita Airport to introduce face-recognition gates

Japan's main international hub, Narita Airport, will start using facial recognition technology at immigration gates to shorten screening time and improve security.

The Immigration Bureau demonstrated the technology to the media on Friday ahead of its debut next Monday.

Nintendo : Your Infinite Adventure As A Pokemon Awaits In Pokemon Mystery Dungeon : Gates To Infinity

Nintendo : Your Infinite Adventure As A Pokemon Awaits In Pokemon Mystery Dungeon : Gates To InfinityFor years, players have enjoyed exploring the Pokémon-filled worlds of the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series. With Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity, launching March 24 exclusively for Nintendo 3DS, the series has evolved. In addition to becoming a Pokémon and exploring Mystery Dungeons, players can now build their own Pokémon Paradise, discover Magnagates that can be unlocked using the Nintendo 3DS camera, participate in a new cooperative multiplayer mode and even purchase additional content to expand the Pokémon experience.