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Renegades of the empire : how three software warriors started a revolution behind the walls of fortress Microsoft

Author: Michael Drummond; Microsoft Corporation.
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The story of how three software engineers at Microsoft developed DirectX and Chromeffects.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Drummond, Michael, 1964-
Renegades of the empire.
New York : Crown Publishers, 1999
(OCoLC)680566566
Named Person: Alex St John; Craig Eisler; Eric Engstrom; Craig Eisler; Eric Engstrom; Alex St John
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Drummond; Microsoft Corporation.
ISBN: 0609604163 9780609604168
OCLC Number: 41445866
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv, 297 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Alex in wonderland --
The unholy troika --
Flight of the evangelists --
Internal warfare --
The beastie boys --
Beyond ground zero --
Chrome, the new excalibur --
St. John's waterloo --
Invite to a "revolution" --
Mercenaries of the empire --
Big Bill vs. big brother --
This is not your mother's browser --
Squeeze plays --
"The operating system the government doesn't want you to have" --
Sisyphus on a roll --
The white-paper trail --
Phone call in Orlando --
god.com --
Once more into the breach.
Responsibility: Michael Drummond.
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The story of how three software engineers at Microsoft developed DirectX and Chromeffects.

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