Ctrl+alt+delete was a huge mistake, says Bill Gates

Pesky IBM

"It was a mistake," Bill Gates has said of the three-key ctrl+alt+delete combo required to log into Windows PCs.

Not Microsoft's fault though, of course: "We could have had a single button, but the guy who did the IBM keyboard design didn't wanna give us our single button."

Bloody IBM.

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