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Triumph of the nerds. [3], Great artists steal

Author: John GauStephen SegallerPaul SenRobert X CringelyBill GatesAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Ambrose Video, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the changes in the PC industry during the 1990s and their impact on the future. Includes the introduction of Windows 95, the biggest global product launch ever; satellite links; and Xerox PARC, the user friendly technology adopted by Steve Jobs for Macintosh. Looks at the struggle to make PCs more friendly with graphical user interface and the advent and impact of the Internet.
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Genre/Form: History
Interviews
Named Person: Bill Gates; Steve Jobs; Bill Gates; Steve Jobs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Gau; Stephen Segaller; Paul Sen; Robert X Cringely; Bill Gates; Steve Jobs; Larry Ellison; Adele Goldberg; Robert M Metcalfe; John Gau Productions.; Oregon Public Broadcasting.; Reiner Moritz Associates.; Channel Four (Great Britain); Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); Ambrose Video Publishing.
OCLC Number: 36072288
Notes: Based on the book Accidental Empires by Robert X. Cringely.
Credits: Series producers, John Gau, Stephen Segaller ; series director, Paul Sen ; writer/presenter, Bob Cringely ; camera, John Booth ; editor, Michael Duxbury.
Cast: Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Bob Taylor, John Warnock, Larry Ellison, Larry Tesler, Adele Goldberg, Bob Metcalfe, Bill Atkinson, John Sculley, Andy Hertzfeld, Steve Ballmer, Jeff Raikes, Chris Espinosa, Dana Muise.
Description: 1 videocassette (51 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Great artists steal
Responsibility: written and presented by Robert X. Cringely ; John Gau Productions and Oregon Public Broadcasting with RM Associates for Channel 4 and PBS.

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Examines the changes in the PC industry during the 1990s and their impact on the future. Includes the introduction of Windows 95, the biggest global product launch ever; satellite links; and Xerox PARC, the user friendly technology adopted by Steve Jobs for Macintosh. Looks at the struggle to make PCs more friendly with graphical user interface and the advent and impact of the Internet.

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