Bill Gates jumps over a desk chair like a boss

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+40 1. irishgek commented 8 years ago

Must have been a very very very slow news day.....
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+53 2. orion commented 8 years ago

I'm starting to think that Windows is just a cruel revenge on all the people that teased this nerd during high school.
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+45 3. DannyHK7 commented 8 years ago

Bill Gates: I am neither MICRO nor SOFT!
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+35 4. Zebulun commented 8 years ago

Think about it #2. Where would the world be w/out Microsoft?
Either...
Under the rule of Apple's tyranny.
OR
Confused on how to install Skype on Linux.
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+13 5. c0mmanderKeen commented 8 years ago

#2 MS DOS was THE most important thing that happened to personal computers in their emergence :)
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+3 6. LightAng3l commented 8 years ago

All geeks I know can jump high... :S
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+8 7. krillemaster commented 8 years ago

#4 without Gates, Apple wouldn't have survived =)
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+2 8. ChainTexter commented 8 years ago

"Yes!" - a Connie Chung moment.
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+3 9. huldu commented 8 years ago

Without windows it would be a grim place...
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+1 10. bejzik commented 8 years ago

1000fps ..and he*ll be flying!
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+2 11. Rykimaruh commented 8 years ago

Bill Gates in his prime time!
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+2 12. Thanny commented 8 years ago

MS-DOS was just a renamed 86-QDOS (Quick and Dirty Operating System), which MS licensed (and later purchased) to fulfill their contract with IBM for a 16-bit personal computer OS. It was a rough clone of CP/M (Control Program for Micros). Far from being the most important software, it was basically the minimum required to put 16-bit personal computers on the market.

Without Microsoft, the early years would likely be dominated by a 16-bit version of CP/M instead, and some other Xerox-inspired GUI for PC's instead of Windows. For a while in the mid-90's, I hoped OS/2 would remain a viable alternative, but the anti-competitive bundling practices of Microsoft ultimately consigned it to obscurity.

With MacOS always being tied to expensive Apple-only hardware (aside from a couple years in the mid-90's when they licensed clones), it was never going to dominate a market that wanted more open hardware.

The short answer to #4's question is that without Microsoft, we'd probably be better off. Windows has improved a lot over the years, but it's still lacking in a lot of fundamental areas.
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+1 13. Mafu commented 8 years ago

Damn, it feels good to be a gangster...!!
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+1 14. equilibrium2x commented 8 years ago

wasn't that right about the time everyone was saying that white men can't jump?
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+1 15. Gigamlat commented 8 years ago

White man CAN jump :)
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+1 16. YoArgentino commented 7 years ago

#%, it was DOS the one that was important, not MS-DOS specifically.
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+2 17. Judge-Jake commented 2 years ago

So a gate can jump over a chair, but can a chair jump over a gate? 8-)
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+1 18. thundersnow commented 2 years ago

#17 Good question!......
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+1 19. buckleg08 commented 2 years ago

lol...good one #17...:D