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Dealers of Lightning

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Published by HarperAudio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business & Management,
  • Computing and Information Technology,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • History,
  • California,
  • Audio Adult: Business,
  • Palo Alto,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Abridged Audio - Business/Professional,
  • General,
  • Corporate & Business History - General,
  • Computer Industry,
  • Industries - General,
  • Business & Economics / Industries,
  • Audio - Business / Professional,
  • Research,
  • Audiobooks,
  • Computer Science

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSawyer Forrest (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7759749M
    ISBN 100694521302
    ISBN 109780694521302
    OCLC/WorldCa40993871

    In the bestselling tradition of The Soul of a New Machine, Dealers of Lightning is a fascinating journey of intellectual creation. In the s and '80s, Xerox Corporation brought together a brain-trust of engineering geniuses, a group of computer . Dealers of Lightning is the story of the seminal first 13 years of Xerox's famed Palo Alto Research Center, a period in which PARC developed laser printers, the ethernet, internets, networked personal computers, the client-server model, bitmap displays, icons and graphical user interfaces, the desktop metaphor and overlapping windows, and /5(76).

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      Dealers of Lightning is the riveting story of the legendary Xerox PARC'a collection of eccentric young inventors brought together by Xerox Corporation at a facility in Palo Alto, California, during the mind-blowing intellectual ferment of the seventies and eighties. Here for the first time is revealed in piercing detail the true story of the extraordinary group that aimed to Author: Michael A. Hiltzik. Dealers of Lightning | In the bestselling tradition of The Soul of a New Machine, Dealers of Lightning is a fascinating journey of intellectual creation. In the s and '80s, Xerox Corporation brought together a brain-trust of engineering geniuses, a group of Brand: Harper Business.


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