list of Founders of I.T companies who revolutionised the world will be shown :
Founders of I.T companies who revolutionised the world
IBM (International business machines corporation): (Thomas J Watson and Charles Ranlett Flint)
about IBM : It is an american MNC which was founded by Thomas J Watson and Charles Ranlett Flint on june 16,1911.
- It’s headquarters are in Armonk,New York,United States.
- IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware and software and offers infrastructure,hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.
MICROSOFT : founded by ( Paul Allen and Bill Gates)
about microsoft : Microsoft Corporation is an American Multi National Company (MNC) which was founded by Paul Allen and Bill Gates on April 4,1975.
- It’s Headquarters are in Redmond ,Washington.
- This company develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics and personal computers and services. Its best known software products are the microsoft windows line of operating systems, microsoft office suite, and internet explorer web browser.
oracle corporation: Founded by (larry ellison,bob miner and Ed oates)
about ORACLE:Oracle Corporation is a U.S.-based multinational computer technology corporation founded on june 16,1977
- It’s headquarters are in Redwood City, California, United States.
- The company specializes in developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products – particularly its own brands of database management systems. Oracle is the second largest software maker by revenue, after Microsoft.
GOOGLE : founded by (Larry Page and Sergey Brin)
about GOOGLE: Google is an American multinational corporation founded on september 4,1998.
- It’s headquarters are in Mountain View,CA,USA.
- Specializing in Internet-related services and products which include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, and software.
ORKUT: founded by (orkut buyukkokten)
about ORKUT : Orkut was a social networking site owned and operated by google .it was founded on january 24,2004.
- It was specially designed for keeping friends in touch as it was a social networking site.it was named after its founder orkut buyukkokten.
- It was closed on 30 september,2014 by Google.
FACEBOOK : founded by ( Mark Zuckerberg,Dustin Moskovitz,Eduardo Saverin,Andrew mcCollum,Chris Hughes.)
about facebook: Facebook is an online social networking site founded on february 4,2004.
- Its headquarters are in Menlo park,California.
- Its founders had initially allowed membership to harvard university students,but later they expanded it to boston area,stanford university etc.
- later they allowed it to other universities and high school students.
- now facebook allows any person who claims to be at least 13 years old worldwide to become its registered user.
WhatsApp Inc.: founded by (Brian Acton and Jan koum)
both of them were former employees of yahoo!
about WhatsApp :It was initially released on 2009.
- Its headquarters are in mountain view,california,US.
- Facebook announced its acquisition of WhatsApp Inc. on february 19,2014 for US $19 billion.
- As of September 2014, WhatsApp is the most globally popular messaging app with 600 million users,followed by Wechat and Line.
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