Get Your Fresh Intelligence Daily

SUBMIT

Bill Gates Makes A Comeback

Oct. 27 2008, Published 7:07 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

COMEBACK KID Gates A couple weeks back, Steve Jobs blew past Bill Gates on Radar's Fame-O-Meter with the announcement of some new gadget, you might have heard it. iTelephone or something. The excitement was palpable. But people who surf the Internet reading about gadgets and geeks have shorter attention spans than ADD preschoolers, and the online attention has returned to new retiree Bill Gates. After stepping down from his day-to-day duties at Microsoft, Gates is shifting his focus to his philanthropic work, and the Fame-O-Meter is karmically rewarding him with big numbers. Sure, Wall-E scored a hit for Pixar, and in turn Steve Jobs, but Bill Gates is once again scoring more hits online.

Article continues below advertisement

Watch the Mac guy vs. PC guy race unfold before you in all its graphic glory on the Fame-O-Meter.

Advertisement

© Copyright 2021 Radar Media Group LLC. Radar and RadarOnline are registered trademarks. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.