March 31, 2006
What Bill Gates Wants That Outlook Can't Give Him
zanek writes "In the midst of Microsoft's Convergence Conference, which evoked memories of Tom Cruise "painting" data on a big screen in "Minority Report," Redmond's prophet staked-out a decidely prosaic vision. Bill Gates forsees vastly more powerful Outlook rules that let you tailor your message responses to the person, place and time... Easily. And in Gates' version of the future, it won't matter if the message came through SMTP or voice."