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Bill Gates on the Future of the "Information Highway."

Bill Gates is chief executive and co-founder of Microsoft, the world's largest software company. Microsoft has made Gates rich and famous, and has earned him a reputation as a computer visionary. Gates recently wrote the book The Road Ahead (Viking). Gates explores the new, growing technology and how it will effect people's lives, including the realms of education, politics, and business. Gates says that he does not "necessarily have all the answers, but the book is my way of getting us all to start thinking about the opportunities and challenges ahead."


Other segments from the episode on November 28, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 28, 1995: Interview with Bill Gates; Interview with Stephen Manes.


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