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  • Gates And Microsoft
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    CEO profile on Bill Gates Below is a profile on the CEO of Microsoft, Bill Gating records. Bill Gates has definitely helped prepare the world for the year 2000. Summary Bill Gates began programming computers at the age of thirteen. In 1974, he developed BASIC while attending Harvard University, and in 1975 dropped out to form Microsoft with friend Paul Allen. They believed that the computer would revolutionize the world. Through this belief Gates has brought Microsoft from an unknown company to ...
  • Gates And His Business Partner Paul Allen
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    Bill Gates William Henry Gates - The remarkable man with the remarkable bank account. Early Life William Henry Gates, also known as Bill, has established himself as the richest man in the world. He is the youngest self made billionaire, and perhaps the best businessman in the world. Bill, was born October 28, 1955, his parents, Mary and Bill Jr., have one other daughter, a daughter, Kristi. His father, Bill Gates Jr. was born in Bremerton, Washington. He was accepted on the University of Washing...
  • Bill Gates And Microsoft
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    Bill Gates We read books for a number of reasons but usually because we want to or we have to. When you pick up a book it falls into one of three types, dependent on whether it is a want to or a have to type of book. First there's the kind of book you pick up and like the look of but then the first chapter is so bad that you have to put it down because you are either too confused by the plot or you discover it has been written in some obscure untranslatable language. The second type is where the...
  • Browser Microsoft
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    Many have asked the question of whether Microsoft has turned into a monopoly of the high technology and software industry. This question is an easy one to answer, yes it is. Over the years, Microsoft has used its wealth and influence over the software industry to pull away from the competition by threatening competitors of withdrawing contracts and software deals. This is how Microsoft has grown to become a modern monopoly. Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson presided over the case and at the end of a...
  • Gates As Witness
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    WASHINGTON (CNN / Money) - The government hammered away at Microsoft Corp. chairman Bill Gates in court Tuesday, attempting to portray him as an unreliable witness. And at one point Gates offered to alter his sworn testimony, landing a solid blow against Microsoft's position. The courts have found that Microsoft violated antitrust laws. The current hearings, under U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly, will decide what restrictions will be imposed on Microsoft as a remedy for that illegal b...
  • Information Highway Gates
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    William Henry Gates Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Microsoft Corporatio William (Bill) H. Gates is chairman and chief executive officer of Microsoft Corporation, the leading provider, worldwide, of software for the personal computer. Microsoft had revenues of $8.6 billion for the fiscal year ending June 1996, and employs more than 20,000 people in 48 countries. Background on Bill Born on October 28, 1955, Gates and his two sisters grew up in Seattle. Their father, William H. Gates II, is a...
  • Builds Titans Bill Gates Time 100
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    Bill Gates How he effected the world with his accomplishments William Bill Gates was born on October 28, 1955. He accomplished many unbelievable things, and highly influenced the people around him in many ways. In University, Bill Gates was known to be the "smart computer nerd", who totally amazed all of his friends with his knowledge. One of the people that he had influenced the most was Steve Ballmer, current Microsoft's Chief Executive Officer, whose room was down the hall from Bill's. Not on...
  • Rights To Microsoft's Basic Program
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    What is Windows? What is Microsoft Word? What is Excel 1.0? These are all product of Microsoft. What is Microsoft? It is a 18 billion dollar computer program corporation that Bill Gates is running. He strives for what he believes in, which is doing the best he can for the computer world. He also never gave up at things even though they did not work out right away. Bill Gates started his journey when he was young. Know he is seeking to improve the future. Bill Gates is a major cultural icon that ...
  • Gates And Allen
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    Skinny, shy and awkward, teenage d Bill Gates seemed an unlikely successor to his overachieving parents. His father, powerfully built and 6'6' tall, was a prominent Seattle attorney, and his gregarious mother served on charitable boards and ran the United Way. While he showed enormous talent for math and logic, young Bill, a middle child, was no one's idea of a natural leader, let alone a future billionaire who would reinvent American business. Born in 1955, Gates attended public elementary scho...
  • Bill Gates A Genius
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    Bill Gates When one thinks of computer software, one must think of Microsoft. Infact if you use a computer, chances are that you will have some type of program on there that is developed by Microsoft. The CEO, chairman, co founder, and owner of 147 billion shares of Microsoft is Bill Gates. William Henry Gates was born in the midst of a scenic Seattle on Thursday, October 28, 1995 to his parents Mary and William Henry Gates Jr. His childhood was uneventful and was well raised. He went to Sunday ...
  • Sparked Gates Interest In Computers
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    William "Bill" H. Gates: The Man with Windows William "Bill" H. Gates was born on born on October 28, 1955 to William Henry Gates, Jr. and the late Mary Gates at Seattle Washington's Swedish Hospital. Gates is the second born of three children; Kristi is the first-born, she is a year older then Bill, and Libby, is the third born and is nine years younger. Bill follows in his ancestral lineage by being a successful executive. "His grandfather established his own furniture business... [His] father...
  • Bill Gates As A Leader Microsoft
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    William or Bill Gates was born on October 28, 1955. Bill had two sisters and they grew up in Seattle. Their father William H. Gates II is a Seattle attorney and their mother, Mary Gates as a schoolteacher of the University of Washington regent and chairwomen of United Way International. Bill Gates attended public elementary school and the private Lakeside School. At the age of 13 Bill Gates started his career in computer software at the private Lakeside School and programming computers. Bill Gat...
  • Bill Gates
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    William H. Gates Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Microsoft Corporation William (Bill) H. Gates is co-founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Microsoft Corporation, the world's leading provider of software for personal computers. Bill Gates was born on October 28, 1955. He and his two sisters grew up in Seattle. Their father, William H. Gates II, is a Seattle attorney. Mary Gates, their late mother, was a schoolteacher, University of Washington regent and chairwoman of United Way In...
  • Microsoft's Operating System
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    Bill Gates: An Important Visionary For Better or Worse by Blake Noonan Having an imagination is a virtue. Imagining an entirely new way to communicate and interact with others through a machine is amazing in itself. Bill Gates is not only the richest man in the world, but some consider him as the most ingenious too. Others see him as a monopolizing, money hungry nerd. William Gates was born in Seattle, Washington in 1955. When he was thirteen, he wrote his first software program, which enabled h...
  • Microsoft's Word Program
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    Loophole Or A Conspiracy Virus, H I am sure that you have heard this word before. I am not talking about the living virus like an influenza virus. I am talking about the computer virus. According to the New York Times, Microsoft, Compaq, and Hewlett Packard's computers are at a great risk. I wonder why we the consumer, are in this position I cannot come up with one straight answer. However, I have a theory that maybe Microsoft is behind all of this. As you may know, Bill Gates (CEO, Chairman) of...
  • Gates And Microsoft
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    Park Place, Boardwalk, Next Stop Microsoft In the 1920's and 30's, Standard Oil became one of the most controlling companies America had ever seen. Under the watchful eye of John Rockefeller, Standard Oil methodically phased out any and all competition. Back then, the government realized what was happening and put into effect the anti-trust law. The government, however, could easily disband Standard Oil; America could simply go to a different oil company. The government could not have seen what ...
  • Gates's Interest Over Computers
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    Bill Gates once stated, "We are crossing a technology threshold that will forever change the way we learn, work, socialize, and shop. It will affect all of us and businesses of every type in ways far more pervasive than most people recognize" (Microsoft. com 1994) in a speech, in which he described his vision of the future. His statement, given many years ago, is now a reality as seen in the boom of the computer industry. From government organizations to business enterprises to libraries and to ...
  • Bill Gates 5 The Name Personal Computer
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    Bill Gates is the most successful business man in the world today, and he is also in the fastest growing industry in the world. "Most of Bills personal beliefs revolve around working hard and trying your hardest to succeed. He believes that if you are intelligent and know how to apply your intelligence you can accomplish anything. Bill thinks that if you don't work your hardest you will never succeed... ". Bill Gates, a onetime computer nerd, was the only chief executive Microsoft had until he d...
  • Inventions Gates And His Pal Paul Allen
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    Bill Bill Gates BILL GATES Bill Gates – Chairman and CEO of Microsoft. Born October 28, 1955 shortly after 9 PM. He is reported to be the richest private individual in the World topping the Forbes list of richest people for 1996 thru 1999. INVENTIONS Gates and his pal Paul Allen produced two programs in the 8th grade: one played tic-tac-toe. Before long, they were moonlighting as adolescent computer consultants for a local corporation. In high school, Gates and his friends devised a progra...
  • Gates And His Company Microsoft
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    William Henry Gates the, is also referred as "The king of Software' he cofounder the Microsoft Corporation, the largest computer software company. Gates is an American business executive officer of Microsoft. He was born in Seattle, Washington on October 28, 1955. He was the second child and only son of William Henry Gates Jr. who was an attorney and former schoolteacher. Bill developed an early interest in computer science and began studying computers in the seventh grade. By the age of twelve,...

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