The road ahead, Volume 1

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Viking, 1995 - Business & Economics - 286 pages
31 Reviews
The Harvard dropout who founded Microsoft based on his vision of a personal computer in every home and on every desk offers a clearly written, accessible book which describes how the tools of the future will change the way we make choices about everything, from what we buy to how we choose our friends to how we protect our families in an increasingly complicated world. Includes a compact disc which is playable on CD-ROM and audio CD players.

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Review: The Road Ahead

User Review  - Jirka Janák - Goodreads

It was written in 1995 and even today it's interesting to see how well Bill Gates anticipated how computers, and especially the internet, would change the world. I wonder if young Mark Zuckerberg read this book, because his Facebook really fits into many predictions made by Gates. Read full review

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User Review  - Godson - Goodreads

Historical.... Read full review

Contents

The Beginning of the Information Age
20
Lessons from the Computer Industry
35
Applications and Appliances
65
Copyright

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About the author (1995)

Gates is the chairman and chief executive officer of Microsoft Corporation. His vision and commitment regarding personal computing have been central to the success of Microsoft and in the advancement of software technology.