Gates' blessing means it's time to run

Anderson, Howard
March 2000
Network World;03/13/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p45
Trade Publication
Discusses the signs of the decline of computer and telecommunication industries. Entrance of International Business Machines Corp. into the business; Opinions of Bill Gates on a certain sector of the industry.


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