IBM & Microsoft developed the first version of the new system successfully, but their partnership deteriorated due to creative differences. The software and hardware products have been expanding from Windows OS, Microsoft Office Suites, Office 365, Xbox, Bing, Hotmail, the list goes on.
It all began with the first idea, and then they built upon that.
He enrolled at Harvard College in the autumn of 1973 where he met Steve Ballmer.
Gates did not have a study plan at Harvard but spent a lot of time using the computers. In 1975 the MITS Altair 8800 based on Intel’s 8080 CPU was released.
Rockefeller, in 2000 he and his wife merged the three family foundations to create the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, their foundation is the worlds wealthiest, with assets valued at more than $34.6 billion.
As of 2007 Bill and Melinda Gates were the second most generous philanthropists in America, having given over billion to charity.
After adapting the operating system for the PC, Microsoft delivered it to IBM as PC DOS in exchange for a one time fee of ,000.
The sales of MS-DOS made Microsoft a major player in the industry.
So IBM representatives spoke with Gates around the discussions and he proposed using 86-DOS owned by SCP, an operating system similar to hardware similar to the PC.
Microsoft made a deal with SCP to become the exclusive licensing agent, and later the full owner of 86-DOS.