Bill Gates

In 1975, Gates and Allen co-founded Microsoft Corporation to market their version of BASIC, called Microsoft BASIC. It was the primary interpreted computer language of the MS-DOS operating system, and was key to Microsoft’s early commercial success. In February 1976, Gates wrote the Open Letter to Hobbyists, which shocked the computer hobbyist community by asserting... Read more »

September 29, 2012 at IST / Story.