Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1999/01/17

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Re: Microsoft bashing
From: Eric Welch <>
Date: Sun, 17 Jan 1999 21:50:45 -0600

>Bill Gates
>launched his company with a "killer app" that was stolen from a Harvard
>professor who didn't copyright it.  The killer app was a spreadsheet, whose
>name escapes me at the moment.

Not quite. The killer app. that he launched Microsoft with was BASIC. 

Eric Welch
St. Joseph, MO

I disagree with unanimity.