Bill Gates: users are incompetent

Here is an interview that a german magazine did with Bill Gates. And yes, it’s real. That explains a lot…
Executive Summary:

  • Bug reports are statistically, therefore actually, unimportant;
  • If you want a bug fixed, you are (by definition) in the minority;
  • Microsoft doesn’t care about bugs because bug fixes are not a significant source of revenue;
  • If you think you found a bug, it really only means you’re incompetent;
  • Anyway, people only complain about bugs to show how cool they are, not because bugs cause any real problems.

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