Pacers RSN Ratings 35% Lower This Season ESPN's Dave Brown Assists UMass Football SNY's Mets Team Enters Year 10 Together Van Gundy Asked To Tone Down Rhetoric Daytona 500 Lower, But Speedweeks Up Media Notes USA Today SMG Teams With IndyCar Olympic Channel Aimed At Young People In The Works Gymnastics A Boon For Pac-12 Networks Media Notes
Upcoming Conferences and Events
GATES SAYS WINDOWS 95 WILL PREVIEW SOON
Published March 13, 1995
Microsoft Corp. CEO Bill Gates said the company will soon preview its Windows 95 program by sending out 400,000 test copies to selected users this month. The "much-touted, much-delayed upgrade" is scheduled to be released in August, but Gates "left open the possibility of another delay." Speaking at the CeBit Computer & Communications Trade Show in Germany, Gates said the PC in 2005 "won't look like what it is today. It'll look like many different things." He estimated 20M homes will be connected on large "web-like computers" by 2000. Gates, who said, "No single company will be able to do this," predicted that several large partnerships will develop in the next five years (BLOOMBERG BUSINESS NEWS/ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 3/13).