The Microsoft chairman's vision conjures images of a world where Mad Max would feel at home.

Bill Gates
said he fears Earth might become a post-industrial wasteland plagued by heat, chronic food and energy shortages, and rampant disease unless governments and private organizations invest more time and money solving what the Microsoft chairman believes are the world's most pressing problems.
Because Microsoft didn't promote a Dystopian Future by the monopoly and anti-trusts on DOS and MS softwares at all..

*cough

Bill Gates Warns Of Dystopian Future -- InformationWeek