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Impressing their friends

Showing how the boys of Silicon Valley make their millions, battle foreign competition and still can't get a date, Bob Cringely puts the PC bigshots on the spot and tells their incredible true stories - starting with the amateurs who made it all happen, continuing with Bill Gates' Microsoft and the IBM PC and its clones and finishing with developments such as Windows '95 and the Internet.

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  • "Showing how the boys of Silicon Valley make their millions, battle foreign competition and still can't get a date, Bob Cringely puts the PC bigshots on the spot and tells their incredible true stories - starting with the amateurs who made it all happen, continuing with Bill Gates' Microsoft and the IBM PC and its clones and finishing with developments such as Windows '95 and the Internet."@en
  • "Covers the pioneering years of the PC revolution during the mid-1970s in Silicon Valley (1st work). Explains how the PC industry came of age in the 1980s. Interviews Steve Jobs who co-founded Apple Computer and Bill Gates of Microsoft (2nd work). Looks at changes in the PC industry during the 1990s and their impact on the future. Discusses the Graphical User Interface (GUI) and the Internet (3rd work)."
  • ""Covers the pioneering years of the PC revolution during the mid-1970's in Silicon Valley (1st work). Explains how the PC industry came of age in the 1980's. Interviews Steve Jobs who co-founded Apple Computer and Bill Gates of Microsoft (2nd work). Looks at changes in the PC industry during the 1990's and their impact on the future. Discusses the Graphical User Interface (GUI) and the Internet (3rd work).""
  • "Explores the personalities and circumstances surrounding the start of hte PC revolution in the mid-1970s through the pervasive presence of comuters in everyday life of th e1990s, and the prospects for the future."
  • "Gives an overview of how the computer industry has developed over the last twenty years, through person accounts of the main players."
  • "Covers the pioneering years of the PC revolution during the mid-1970's in Silicon Valley (1st work). Explains how the PC industry came of age in the 1980's. Interviews Steve Jobs who co-founded Apple Computer and Bill Gates of Microsoft (2nd work). Looks at changes in the PC industry during the 1990's and their impact on the future. Discusses the Graphical User Interface (GUI) and the Internet (3rd work)."
  • "Covers the pioneering years of the PC revolution during the mid-1970's in Silicon Valley (1st work). Explains how the PC industry came of age in the 1980's. Interviews Steve Jobs who co-founded Apple Computer and Bill Gates of Microsoft (2nd work). Looks at changes in the PC industry during the 1990's and their impact on the future. Discusses the Graphical User Interface (GUI) and the Internet (3rd work)."@en
  • "Chronicles the history of the personal computer industry and features interviews with such figures as Ed Roberts, Steve Wozniak, Steve Jobs, and Bill Gates."@en
  • "This three part video series gives an overview of how the computer industry has developed over the last twenty years, through person accounts of the main players."@en

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  • "Video recordings for the hearing impaired."
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  • "History."
  • "History"
  • "History"@en
  • "Documentary films."@en
  • "Documentary films."
  • "Documentary television programs."@en
  • "Film documentaire (Descripteur de forme)"
  • "Nonfiction films."@en
  • "Documentary films"@en

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  • "Triumph of the nerds an irreverent history of the PC industry /"
  • "Impressing their friends"
  • "Impressing their friends"@en
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  • "Great artists steal"@en
  • "Triumph of the nerds"
  • "Triumph of the nerds"@en
  • "Triumph of the nerds /"@en
  • "Quantum :"
  • "Riding the bear"
  • "Riding the bear"@en
  • "Irreverent history of the PC industry."
  • "Irreverent history of the PC industry"@en
  • "Irreverent history of the PC industry"
  • "Triumph of the nerds : an irreverent histgory of the PC industry /"