Microsoft open sources GWBASIC
lproven at gmail.com
Sat May 23 12:20:47 CDT 2020
On Fri, 22 May 2020 at 21:34, ben via cctalk <cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:
> Confused here. Pirates or Micosoft history?
He meant that PoSV is a fictionalised, sanitised, MS-approved account
and not very reliable.
As is MS' own history. Written by the winners, etc.
However, I'd say PoSV will give the clueless more of a general idea
than most people have. It's 40y ago now; that means it is most people
in tech were born. Only senior managers remember that far back, and
they don't know the difference between "Windows" and "Gates" (ha ha).
Liam Proven – Profile: https://about.me/liamproven
Email: lproven at cix.co.uk – gMail/gTalk/gHangouts: lproven at gmail.com
Twitter/Facebook/LinkedIn/Flickr: lproven – Skype: liamproven
UK: +44 7939-087884 – ČR (+ WhatsApp/Telegram/Signal): +420 702 829 053
More information about the cctalk