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    Dan Gillmor wrote:
    He claims, for example, that Internet Explorer is the best browser. Insulting people's intelligence is par for the course for Gates, but this one is beyond laughable.

    If you actually do RTFA,

    Bill Gates wrote:
    We need to keep IE the best. We need to innovate in IE, do more add-ons, do improvements. We have some very exciting plans there. Some percentage of users are going to try Firefox and IE side by side, and use the one that's best.

    So no big problem; it's not that people have stopped using IE, it's just we've got lots of good ideas that can match and move ahead."

    You can interpret that as you wish.

    I read it as Bill saying IE needs innovation and improvements to match and move ahead of Firefox.