Barney the dinosaur opens up a whole new world

Gibbs, Mark
September 1997
Network World;09/01/97, Vol. 14 Issue 35, p66
Trade Publication
Highlights Microsoft Corp.'s creation of robot version of television cartoon character Barney. Significance of the project for the company's ActiMates product line; Description of the toy and design flaws; Integrated and optional features and capabilities; Implications of the toy for company chief executive Bill Gates' intentions.


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