The Secret Origin of Microsoft Windows

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Fri, Mar 12th, 2010 10:03 by capnasty NEWS

A quarter century ago, Windows wasn't everywhere. In fact, some were doubtful it would ever ship at all. And Tandy Trower was there. In this article, Trower recounts the inside story of his experience in transforming Windows from vapour-ware into a product that has left an unmistakable imprint on the world, 25 years after it was first released.

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