Some relationships become competitive. And some have competitiveness at their core.
The latter surely was the case between Microsoft's Bill Gates and Apple's Steve Jobs. So no one could have imagined that Jobs would have offered too many conciliatory quotes in Walter Isaacson's biography.
In an interview with ABC News, Gates says he's thoroughly and utterly cool with Jobs tossing zingers his way.
"None of that bothers me at all," he told ABC. He added a finely generic eulogy: "Steve Jobs did a fantastic job."
The thing is that, even in the … Read more