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Submission + - Bill Gates Predicted Vista 20 Years Ago

bobdole2k writes: The Computer Science Club at the University of Waterloo has recently uncovered a recording of a talk Bill Gates gave in 1989. In the talk, Gates makes reference to many features that are in, or were planned for, Vista. He talks about advanced piracy protection involving a 'network', as well as a relational file system, which WinFS was planned to be. The talk is available for download from the Waterloo CSC

If computers take over (which seems to be their natural tendency), it will serve us right. -- Alistair Cooke