Misc. Gadgets Paul Allen compares working with Bill Gates to 'being in hell' (video)

Tagged: Bill Gates, Off Topic, Entertainment, Technology
Source: engadget.com - Read the full article
Posted: 5 years 27 weeks ago

"Paul Allen doesn't give many interviews, but Microsoft's famously eclectic co-founder recently decided to sit down with 60 Minutes' Lesley Stahl, to discuss his juicy new memoir, The Idea Man. It's a book peppered with old stories of Allen's early days as a programmer, when he and Bill Gates would spend their days searching for discarded code in dumpsters and building software for the original Altair computer. But the memoir's most intriguing (and controversial) revelations revolve around Allen's personal and professional relationship with Gates, whom he described to Stahl as a gifted businessman with a penchant for being a total jerk. According to Allen, Gates would regularly engage in testy shouting matches with his Microsoft brethren, and wouldn't hesitate to sling "personal verbal attacks" against anyone who dared to disagree with him..."




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I kinda regret Bill not being at Microsoft anymore...just seems as things slowed down since

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