Geek Fact for June 1st


In 1956, Tim Paterson, the author of MS-DOS, was born.

MS-DOS was the most widely used operating system in the 1980s.

Read more about Tim Paterson at http://www.patersontech.com/dos/micronews/paterson04_10_98.htm

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