2. Table of Contents
William Henry Gates III 1
William Henry Gates III 2
William Henry Gates III 3
Microsoft’s Future Plans
Microsoft’s Future Plans 1
Microsoft’s Future Plans 2
Microsoft’s Future Plans 3
3. William Henry Gates III
Bill Gates grew up in Seattle, Washington attending
He has always had an itch for software and computers
and started to program computers when he was thirteen,
little did he know this was going to bring him great
Gates attended Harvard University. At Harvard he worked
on a program for the first microcomputer. He eventually
left Harvard in his junior year and began the Microsoft
Corporation with Paul Allen.
4. Some Interesting Facts Behind
William Henry Gates III
He is a very smart man scoring a 1590 on his SAT when
the highest score possible was a 1600.
He sold a program to his high school when he was 17 for
Gates told his professors at Harvard that he would be a
millionaire by the age of 30, his professors should be
proud to see that their student became a billionaire at the
age of 31.
Gates’s Microsoft idea has created a salary for him of 250
dollars per second.
Microsoft is the largest known software company in the
Microsoft is based on developing, manufacturing, and
licensing software products.
The products include operating systems, server
applications, business and consumer applications, and
software development tools, as well as Internet software,
technologies, and services.
7. Microsoft Example
Probably the most widely
known Microsoft product is
Microsoft Office is used in
education setting, career
setting, and more.
Microsoft Office includes
Excel, and Entourage.
Bill Gates once said that it
is not possible to have a
9. Microsoft’s Future Plans
Recently, Microsoft exposed what they earned for the year
Microsoft earned 12.9 billion.
Wall Street did not even expect them to earn this much.
Recently in 2009, Microsoft released Windows 7.
10. Microsoft’s Future Plans
Microsoft planned to come out with Vista in 2007. Vista
was said to require users to start all over. It required new
and enhanced hardware.
Microsoft plans to make easier sharing in the future. This
is their prime focus to boost sales. They want to create a
teamwork setting for Microsoft Office.
They want to work on security as well. They plan to create
a restricted rights programming for businesses using their
11. Microsoft’s Future Plans
“We are not even close to finishing the basic dream of
what the PC can be.” – Bill Gates
Microsoft has progressed tremendously over the years
and will never stop growing.
New additions and programs will keep Microsoft on the
right track to making the ultimate PC.
12. Microsoft is a multi-billion dollar company
founded by a very intelligent man who was very
interested in computers, named Bill Gates.
Microsoft is used everywhere in the world
and is becoming needed for students and
Microsoft keeps progressing with its
programs and is developing more and more
each day with it’s staff coming up with new
ideas for a better PC.