Bill Gates during an interview on Fox Business on May 6, 2014.
We're taking PC gaming, Windows gaming and Xbox gaming and bringing those a lot closer togetherWe're taking PC gaming, Windows gaming and Xbox gaming and bringing those a lot closer together," said Gates. "So I'm sure Satya and the team will look at that and it's up to them. We're going to have an overall gaming strategy, so it's not as obvious as you might think."
2/2 (should have started numbering earlier) :) Microsoft remains committed to Xbox and the millions of Xbox fans around the world.— Frank X. Shaw (@fxshaw) May 5, 2014
Context: Bill’s comments re Xbox reflected support of Satya as CEO. Also said committed to gaming x-plat with Xbox as key to gaming strategy— Frank X. Shaw (@fxshaw) May 5, 2014
I see [Bing] as a pretty fundamental technology for the companyI see [Bing] as a pretty fundamental technology for the company, even for its Office business, it's a very, very core business … We're thinking about 'are there pieces that are separable,' but for our basic research, including the stuff that goes into Bing, I can't see that making sense to break it off."