TITLE

The winner and weird tales

AUTHOR(S)
Gibbs, Mark
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Network World;01/24/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p110
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on developments related to the computer industry in the United States as of January 24, 2000. Includes Bill Gates' resignation as chief executive officer of Microsoft.
ACCESSION #
2752598

 

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