Lack of black engineers hurts U.S., Bill Gates says

There are 4 comments on the EETimes.com story from Nov 25, 2007, titled Lack of black engineers hurts U.S., Bill Gates says. In it, EETimes.com reports that:

“The shallow pool of skills is due, in part, to the lack of minorities being drawn into technology”

A recent study says that less than 10% of graduates of computer science programs in the U.S. are black -- a fact that will contribute to a shortage of technology professionals in the years ahead, Microsoft ... via EETimes.com

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Idjit

South Butler, NY

#461 Dec 18, 2012
What he's really missing is "sober engineers".
Have you guys seen Windows 8 yet?

“Israel uses Jim Crow Terrorism”

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#462 Dec 19, 2012
Idjit wrote:
What he's really missing is "sober engineers".
Have you guys seen Windows 8 yet?
haha true!!!
Lucy B

Newark, CA

#463 Jan 5, 2013
Well Mr Gates, maybe we should forgo the educated white expert and hire some black semi-retarded former ex-football/basketball college, and put them to work. Wow, that's probably why Windows sucks so bad.

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Negativity takes you to Hell!!

#464 Jan 5, 2013
Any Black who becomes an engineer is becoming white and betraying his heritage.

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