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Author: Arif Nurmohamed; British Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: London : British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), 2013.
Series: Money programme; VAST: academic video online
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On 24th November 2000, Sony launched its PlayStation 2 games console in Britain. Meantime, Microsoft's rival X-Box machine is due for launch in 2001. The games industry worldwide is now worth £14 billion, and could double within five years. The Money Programme follows Sony executive Alan Welsman, frantically preparing for the vital launch. In Seattle, Microsoft's Jay Allard reveals the secrets of the X-Box. And  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Alexander Street Video
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Arif Nurmohamed; British Broadcasting Corporation.
OCLC Number: 894132200
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed May 13, 2014).
Description: 1 online resource (29 min.).
Series Title: Money programme; VAST: academic video online
Responsibility: reported by Rajan Datar.

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On 24th November 2000, Sony launched its PlayStation 2 games console in Britain. Meantime, Microsoft's rival X-Box machine is due for launch in 2001. The games industry worldwide is now worth £14 billion, and could double within five years. The Money Programme follows Sony executive Alan Welsman, frantically preparing for the vital launch. In Seattle, Microsoft's Jay Allard reveals the secrets of the X-Box. And leading British games designer Martin Kenright races against time to complete a driving game, which, he hopes, will steer him to a fortune.

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