Sunday, September 22, 2013

Bill Gates on control-alt-delete

Rubenstein also asked [Bill Gates] more trivial questions, such as why users must enter the command “control-alt-delete” to start up the Windows operating system. Gates began giving a technical explanation before pausing and admitting, “it was a mistake,” prompting laughter from the crowd.
--Nikita Kansra and Samuel Weinstock, Crimson, on a frank admission