Another tech legend for discussion!

From: Eric Smith <>
Date: Sun Jul 9 17:01:45 2000

"David Vohs" <> wrote:
> It is generally believed that the Apple Lisa is what spurred Bill Gates to
> create Windows. But recently I have read something that says it was *not*
> the Lisa that inspired Bill Gates, but that it was VisiCorp's VisiOn
> software (remember that, yeah, me neither!). So my question is: Which one
> was it? Was it Lisa or VisiOn?

What makes you think that it had to be one or the other exclusively?
As with most things, it probably was a combination of those factors and
several others.
Received on Sun Jul 09 2000 - 17:01:45 BST

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