Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Paul Allen Co-Founder of Microsoft bows out at 65

Paul Allen bows out
Paul Allen Co-Founder of Microsoft

Paul Allen a Tech Giant has bowed out, can we observe a moment of silence in his honour.

Paul Allen bows out
Paul Allen Co-Founder of Microsoft

The tech space just experienced a sad twist today as one of the brave men on the block just took a bow from this world.

Paul Allen has just passed on. You might be wondering who he is, but the 65 year-old is a Co-Founder of your famous office assistant Microsoft.  He was said to have died from complications, which rose as a result of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

A complex name for a type cancer, which starts in the white blood cells, tearing down all the bodily defenses before finally hunting down its victim.

The announcement was made public by his sister  Jody Allen on Monday via an obituary.

Before his death, Paul Allen was a prominent man in the tech space globally, as everyone who has used a computer in any form must have come in contact with what he co-founded.

The tech sensation  was also ranked 44th richest man in 2018 by Forbes with a total sum of $20.5 billion to his name.

Aside Microsoft, the legend owned shares and stakes in several professional sporting ventures like the Portland Trail Blazers, Seattle Seahawks and Sounders FC.

May his soul rest in peace, while his investments and creation live long.

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