Essays Tagged: "Bill Gates"

Bill Gates

William H. Gates III and His GiantBill Gates, cofounder of the Microsoft corporation, holds 30.7 percent of its stock making him one o ... the Federal government is suggesting that Microsoft has violated Sherman and Clayton antitrust acts.Bill Gates' first interest in computers began at Lakeside, a private school in Seattle that Gates at ... ns and other operating systems wins. That is IBM and Apple's Taligent and OS/2's strategy.Right now Bill Gates is building a multi million dollar water front home outside of Seattle, equipped with all ...

(7 pages) 750 16 4.5 Jul/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Gates Bill

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 ... ientist.' His science teacher, William Dougall, remembers if the teacher wasn't going fast enough, 'Bill always seemed on the verge of saying, 'But that's obvious.'' Gates once said to a teacher that ...

(4 pages) 150 0 4.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Does Microsoft Have Too Much Power?

Initially, there is nothing. Then, there is Bill Gates the founder of Microsoft. Once a young, eager teenager running a small business of other ... ugh it is the super-empire it is today, Microsoft was once a small software business ran by a young Bill Gates in a tiny office. Consisting of a few young adults, they were not progressing as much as ... ince IBM was so highly respected by programmers at the time. IBM is introduced to a young man named Bill Gates, mistaken for an office helper but later strikes a serious offer for Microsoft products. ...

(4 pages) 160 2 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

The Antitrust Case Against Microsoft

een the United Statesgovernment and the Microsoft Corporation out of Redmond, Washington, headed by BillGates. What is at stake is money. The federal government maintains that Microsoft'smonopolistic ...

(9 pages) 341 0 4.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Dinner with Bill Gates

, Encolpius, and his co-workers Giton and Ascyltus, have been invited to the illustrious mansion of billionaire Bill Gates, for a banquet.]It was slightly drizzling as we approached the house. We were ... ough this room, past the pool and into a narrow corridor. This hallway was adorned with pictures of Bill Gates, in various characters and positions. The only one I recognized was the cover from the re ...

(5 pages) 60 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

In the last decade, we have seen technology bring worlds and people together in a manner which existed only in our parents and grandparents imaginations.

technology, which encompasses the Internet, Intranet, and CD ROMS, is not a passing fad promoted by Bill Gates or his counterparts, but rather a resource of tremendous possibilities.It is perhaps in b ...

(6 pages) 209 1 4.7 Sep/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Anti trust

It is my intent to assess the Anti-Trust lawsuit brought against Bill Gates and Microsoft. . Essentially, Bill Gates' position is that the government has no case aga ... soft is innocent of any of these charges and we're certainly going to defend ourselves vigorously." Bill Gates is the world's richest man, and is currently under siege by the U.S. government on the gr ... osition in the market to hold back the consumers' choice, and extend its power over its competitors.Bill Gates fear is clear. Microsoft Corp. could lose its dominant position in the industry... that i ...

(4 pages) 95 1 4.3 Oct/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

An analysis and description of the life of Bill Gates and the beginnings of Microsoft Corporation

loaded the team's code onto the Altair. On the second try, the system booted and worked as planned. Bill Gates and Paul Allen moved to Albuquerque to help MITS with the Altar. In April, 1975, Gates an ... ic on the Stock Exchange. The initial offering for a share of Microsoft stock was $21.00 per share. Bill Gates became an instant millionaire. At thirty-one, Gates joined the Gatesionaires club and bec ...

(2 pages) 102 0 3.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Martin Luther King, Bill Gates, and my mom

r world today. The people who have really made a great impression on me are Martin Luther King Jr., Bill Gates and my mom. Out of the two famous people they have done so much to change our society tod ... ople the way you would like to treated and then our society could be so much better.My next hero is Bill Gates, a well know man in today's world. He has done so much for computer technology. By doing ...

(4 pages) 82 0 3.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The history of Microsoft and Bill Gates

the number one software company in the world. Microsoft would never have existed if it weren't for Bill Gates.Bill Gates was born on october28, 1955. He was born into a family that was successful in ... the success of Microsoft.In 1986 Microsoft went public and Gates became the youngest ever self-made billionaire. His success brought the release of 'Windows', originally called 'Microsoft interface ma ...

(3 pages) 237 1 3.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Psychoanalysis of Bill Gates. Includes Freudian theory and Humanistic theory, Also includes biography. 2,543 words.

IntroductionThere is no disputing that Bill Gates is one of America's most accomplished entrepreneurs. His company, Microsoft, continues to ... Microsoft, continues to both revolutionize and dominate the computer industry. Like a star athlete, Bill Gates is one of the largest business celebrities known. What is it that possessed this one man ... development and background and then applying Freudian and Humanistic Psychological perspectives to Bill Gates, we are able to identify some of the key elements that explain why he is able to make ach ...

(10 pages) 250 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

"The Demon In The Freezer by Richard Preston

to Edward JennerInventors and Discoverers, do dream of the future implications of their creations, Bill gates dreamt of a world where every computer would run Microsoft software, Dr. Edward Jenner dr ... ut the disease itself). He goes on to explain how Small Pox which is attributed with killing over 1 billion people in the last 100 years of it's reign, can be made even more deadly with the effective ...

(7 pages) 87 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Bill Gates.

"Bill Gates and his empire command fear, respect and curiosity in the world hehelped create. Microsof ... the software world like no other company in a majorconsumer industry" (Electric 1). Exactly how did Bill Gates and his partner Paul Allen gettheir company to such a big height? The history of Microsof ... crosoft is a very interesting past fullof enterprise and excitement. The Dawning of a great company Bill Gates and Paul Allenare the co-founders of Microsoft. The start of their great success started ...

(5 pages) 111 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

A hypothetical plan for a mission in letter form asking for a grant.

Dear Mr. Bill Gates:As you may already know, I am the director of NASA's Project Mars. After years of researc ... better place. You will receive recognition for your great help and support. People will think that Bill Gates wanted to help humans expand their scientific horizon once again. You will go down in his ...

(6 pages) 50 0 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Bill Gates.

easy because getting the recourses was hard. Now a day every one uses computers. If it were not for Bill Gates people would not be able to use personal computers or P.C's today."William H. Gates III a ... ople would not be able to use personal computers or P.C's today."William H. Gates III also known as Bill Gates was born on Oct. 28, 1955. Gates grew up in Seattle with his two sisters" (Bill Gates web ...

(2 pages) 79 2 3.4 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Bill gates biography.

William Henry Gates IIIBill gates has ultimately became known as the richest man and the most successful business man in th ... mputers were not around to assist us in our lives. Computers are now used in our daily routines and Bill Gates has been able to make them so easy for us to use and within a regular families budget, th ... H. Gates was born on October 28, 1955 in Seattle, Washington to William H. Gates II and Mary Gates. Bill Gates's father worked for a Seattle law firm as a prominent attorney and his mother, Mary, was ...

(7 pages) 152 1 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Digital Divide

eople today, the new technology consists of computers and various forms of the electronic media. In Bill Gates' 1995 book, The Road Ahead, he, a Microsoft cofounder and Chairman, states:Technological ...

(13 pages) 256 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Steering Clear of Microsoft

Steering Clear of MicrosoftMicrosoft Corporation, headed by Bill Gates, is the largest Software developer in the world. For this reason it becomes very importan ... then ever. After the courts small slap-on-the wrist settlement, Microsoft is now free to spend $40 billion to enter new markets or acquire companies. For many companies, survival means figuring out w ...

(2 pages) 51 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

This essay tells about a few people that have made the world a better place and how.

wn. I don't know anything about this town because I just moved here, and I was going to write about Bill Gates, or the President, but than I got to thinking. I don't think that any one person made the ...

(3 pages) 36 1 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Jim Collins Review

ear to me when I read the works as a whole was that you do not have to be a captain of industry, a 'Bill Gates', for these theories to apply to you. The good-to-great concepts are applicable to any si ...

(20 pages) 244 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers