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An edition of The Road Ahead (1995)

The road ahead

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This edition was published in by Wheeler Pub. in Rockland, MA.

Written in English

420 pages

Bill Gates' 1995 analysis of the impact of information and computer technology on society and predictions about the future. Includes a great overview of ancient counting machines to mainframe big-iron to the dramatic changes of personal computing. Talks about the early years of Microsoft, Apple and Steve Jobs, DEC and Compaq, IBM and IBM compatibles. In addition, the importance of software and its complexity, power, and cost of production.

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Cover of: The road ahead
The road ahead
1996, Penguin Books
in English - Completely rev. and up-to-date.
Cover of: Yong bao wei lai
Yong bao wei lai: "zi xun gao su gong lu" wei lai xin lan tu
1996, Yuan liu chu ban gong si
in Chinese - 880-02 Chu ban.
Cover of: The road ahead
The road ahead
1995, penguin
Cover of: The Road Ahead
The Road Ahead
1995, Viking
Hardcover in English
Cover of: The road ahead
The road ahead
1995, Wheeler Pub.
in English
Cover of: The road ahead
The road ahead
1995, Penguin
in English - Rev. ed.
Cover of: The road ahead
The road ahead
1995, Viking
in English
Cover of: The road ahead
The road ahead
1995, viking penguin

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The Road Ahead

First published in 1995



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Bill Gates' 1995 analysis of the impact of information and computer technology on society and predictions about the future. Includes a great overview of ancient counting machines to mainframe big-iron to the dramatic changes of personal computing. Talks about the early years of Microsoft, Apple and Steve Jobs, DEC and Compaq, IBM and IBM compatibles. In addition, the importance of software and its complexity, power, and cost of production.

The road ahead

This edition was published in by Wheeler Pub. in Rockland, MA.


Edition Notes

Series
Wheeler large print book series

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
004.6/7
Library of Congress
HE7572.U6 G38 1995

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL966941M
Internet Archive
roadahead00gate_2
ISBN 10
1568953062
LC Control Number
96003353
Library Thing
2053
Goodreads
1527926

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