Today, Microsoft co-founder and former CEO Bill Gates spends a lot of time on a health and education initiatives supported by his foundation. But back in the early 1990s, Gates was hard at work developing the earliest Microsoft Office and Windows software. He also gave a 1994 interview with Playboy where he basically predicted the future of information sharing on the internet. He said, “Say you want to watch a movie…. you select and get video on demand.