From an article back in JanÂ 2004:
A spam-free world by 2006? That’s what Microsoft Corp. chairman Bill Gates is promising.
â€œTwo years from now, spam will be solved,â€ he told a select group of World Economic Forum participants at this Alpine ski resort. â€œAnd a lot of progress this year,â€ he added at the event late Friday, hosted by U.S. talk show host Charlie Rose.