For nearly all of its 38 years, Microsoft has been recognized as a worldwide leader in software. And throughout its history, the company has provided us with programs and products that have been essential to the way we learned and worked. Due to the fact that Microsoft has all but dominated the personal computer market for the better part of three decades, you may feel as if you know all there is to know about the Redmond, Wash.-based company. But there's plenty the public doesn't know. From its genius billionaire founders to wild business practices, get more familiar with the tech conglomerate that helped revolutionize the computer landscape by checking out the 50 Things You Didnâ€™t Know About Microsoft.