Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday May 12, 2012

Bill Gates Wanted to Put a Modem in the Xbox

If Bill Gates had his way with the first Xbox, you would have received a totally new gaming experience through the blazing speed from a built-in modem. Good idea Bill, but you need to raise your sights a bit. You have the Xbox development crew to thank for insisting on broadband and Mr. Gates for being a good CEO and taking their advice.

Back in the 1990s, that wasn't such a crazy idea. Broadband was just getting started, and Wi-Fi networks were still on the horizon