Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was a one of a kind when it came to talking up new products, according to Bill Gates, who compared Jobs’ talents to “casting spells”.
Gates recalled his former arch rival’s special talents in an an interview with CNN’s Fareed Zakaria about his own leadership of Microsoft.
When it came to new products, Gates saw Jobs as a true wizard while seeing himself as a “minor wizard”, who couldn’t be fooled but who was also unable to cast spells.
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“And I always said I was like a minor wizard because he would be casting spells, and I would see people mesmerized. But because I’m a minor wizard,