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History of Microsoft

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Microsoft is a multinational computer technology corporation. The history of Microsoft began on April 4, 1975, when it was founded by Bill .... Microsoft did not have an operating system when they c...

A history of Windows - Microsoft Windows

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Like most start-ups, Microsoft begins small, but has a huge vision—a computer on every desktop and in every home. During the next years, Microsoft begins to ...

Microsoft - History of a Computing Giant - Inventors - About.com

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Who Started Microsoft?: Childhood friends, Paul Allen and Bill Gates are the co- founders of Microsoft. The pair were total computer geeks in an age when any ...

microsoft's timeline from 1975 - 1990

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Feb 28, 2014 ... March 27, Twenty-year old Bill Gates gives the opening address at the First .... Anticipating the success of the 16-bit processor, Microsoft begins ...

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Sep 12, 2013 ... The idea that would spawn Microsoft germinated when Paul Allen showed Bill Gates the January 1, 1975 issue of Popular Electronics that ...

The History of Microsoft - 1975 | The History of Microsoft | Channel 9

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Feb 4, 2009 ... Thirty-four years ago, a nineteen year old kid and his twenty-two year old ... beginning with 1975 where "The History of Microsoft" all began.

Microsoft Windows History - Computer Hope

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Complete history of all versions of Microsoft Windows. ... Year, Event ... Microsoft Windows 3.0 full version was priced at $149.95 and the upgrade version was ...

Microsoft Corporation - HistoryLink.org- the Free Online ...

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Apr 22, 2000 ... The Microsoft odyssey began with the Altair 8800: a small, rectangular ... In the years since then, stories about Gates and the early days at Microsoft ... Microsoft, which did not have an operating system of its own at the time, ...

Bill Gates - Business Leader, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist ...

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Microsoft (Gates and Allen dropped the hyphen in less than a year) started off ... Gates did look very young, but he quickly impressed IBM, convincing them that ...

The Making of Microsoft - Stanford Computer Science

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How did Microsoft develop into a giant software monopoly? ... Let us go back in time a little to the mid-1970s when IBM was the king of the computer hardware industry. Microsoft started in 1975 as a producer of programming languages for the ...

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How Bill Gates Started - The Life of Microsoft's Founder

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Bill Gates started out in a highly-educated family. But they were not programmers, not even engineers. Or technical people at all. So how did he start to be a ...

Bill Gates: a history at Microsoft - Telegraph - The Telegraph

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Feb 4, 2014 ... The Altair 8800 kick-started the home computing revolution ... During Microsoft's early years, all employees had broad responsibility for the company's business. ... However, Gates did not offer to transfer the copyright on the ...

Microsoft Corporation | American company | Britannica.com

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Jan 5, 2015 ... In the company's 1996 fiscal year, it topped $2 billion in net income ... Microsoft did not move into Internet software until a new venture, ... Microsoft began planning a major replacement for all of its operating systems in 2001.