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Paul Allen, billionaire who co-founded Microsoft, dies at 65

October 16, 2018 11:20 am

Allen, along with Gates, helped create an entire industry selling software for a new breed of smaller, more affordable and widely accessible computers.

Who was Paul Allen?

October 16, 2018 8:08 am

In 1988, Paul Allen purchased the Portland Trail Blazers and was intimately involved in the team's operations until his death. He has donated more than $2 billion to various charities including $500 million to the Allen Institute for Brain Science and $52 million to Oregon charities.

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

October 16, 2018 8:09 am

Allen, who was an avid sports fan, owned the Portland Trail Blazers and the Seattle Seahawks. Allen and Gates met while attending a private school in north Seattle. The two friends would later drop out of college to pursue the future they envisioned.

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen cancer relapses, says will 'fight it aggressively'

October 02, 2018 7:33 am

"A lot has happened in medicine since I overcame this disease in 2009," Paul Allen said. "My doctors are optimistic that I will see good results from the latest therapies, as am I."

Innovators of intelligence

December 21, 2014 1:40 am

AI2 is an effort to advance artificial intelligence while simultaneously reaching back into the field’s past.

Formula One pit lane safety in spotlight

July 08, 2013 5:29 pm

Paul Allen was taken to hospital with a broken collarbone and fractured ribs.

Seattle: Living Computer Museum not just for geeks

November 02, 2012 11:30 am

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has opened Living Computer Museum,with displays of old machines.

Microsoft co-founder accuses Gates of taking his credit

May 02, 2011 3:35 pm

Allen also claims that he is the one,not Gates,who came up with the name Microsoft.

‘Book not revenge against Gates’

April 16, 2011 12:24 am

He says it was meant as an important slice of technology history and not as revenge against Bill Gates

Friend to foe?

April 03, 2011 12:43 am

Paul Allen,co-founder of Microsoft,might be one of the richest men in the world,but he still feels slighted at being ousted in 1983 from the company that he started with Bill Gates.