Bill Gates

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Bill Gates When one thinks of computer software, one must think of Microsoft. In fact 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, cofounder, and owner of 147 billion shares of Microsoft is Bill Gates. William Henry Gates III 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 school at the Congregational church and sang in the choir. He was a Boy Scout but never showed interest for either of these activities. Gates was an unusual child who spent long periods in his room in deep thought. He loved science…show more content…
With the majority of members using MSN's full Internet access, this makes it one of the largest Internet service providers. With this development, half a million people were connect on-line and into the new era of computers. Recently Microsoft as tried to eliminate Netscape, the leading developer of Internet exploration tools. I do not believe in this move that Microsoft is trying to implement because smaller companies might have a fresh outlook on the world than the weathered Microsoft. I consider Bill Gates a genius. I don't believe in his companies practices like eating small software companies for lunch, but I do believe that it has effected society as a whole. Gates' vision of "A personal computer on every desk, in every home" was the foundation of Microsoft and I believe should be the foundation of the future. I predict that Microsoft will be the leading software developer going into the 21st century. I believe by the year 2005, that there will be a computer in every house and that Microsoft software will be running on that computer. With Gates' leadership, Microsoft is on a mission is to continually advance and improve software technology and they make it easier and more enjoyable for people to use software. That is The Gates Bill. Bibliography 1. Microsoft History, Microsoft, http://library.microsoft.com/msinfo/mshist/ histdoc.htm? 2. William H. Gates: Chairman and Chief

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