“Who are you and why are you here?” –Dave Cutler (DaveC)
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"Steven, Bill Gates called. Call him back." 
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The biggest competition for Office 2000 was…Office 97. –Realization at the end of the project
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Microsoft had to do something, something about Borland and NeXT.
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Chronology of Hardcore Software
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“What Intel gives, Microsoft takes away.”
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"20 percent or so of most frequently occurring crashes accounted for more than 80 percent of all crashes"—our discovery of the distribution of bugs and…
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Microsoft was an early and intense adopter of email. -An intentional understatement
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"The negative feelings around 'approval' (and the associated behavior of 'escalation') come from the notion that when you want to do something you have…
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Windows—one evolving architecture with hardware freedom for all users and freedom to choose amongst the largest set of applications.
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Yes, that’s called strategy. Why can’t we have that? –BillG on Sony Memory Stick c. 1998-99.
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"Where did 'steven' go?"
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