StirFry writes "Today's Salon includes this piece detailing the subtle and sometimes not-so-subtle spin Microsoft gives to computer history/events in Microsoft Bookshelf 98. Relevant quote: "The launch of Microsoft's
magazine Slate is considered to be worthy of an entry in
1996; a brief listing of major nonfiction literary releases
for 1995 concludes with Bill Gates' tome "The Road
Ahead"; and the launch of MSNBC is deemed worthy of a
separate entry - marking it as one of the world events
from 3 million B.C. to 1997 deserving of special note"
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