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Steve Perlman

Cofounder, WebTV

Abstract

One weekend in 1995, Steve Perlman tested his theory that the Web could look as good on a TV screen as it did on a computer monitor. In 3 days of round-the- clock effort, he built a thin client for surfing the Web, using a television as a display. He invited his friend Bruce Leak over to see what he’d built, and they knew right away it was a big enough idea for a startup.

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Video Game Venture Capital Venture Capital Firm Thin Client General Magic 
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Copyright information

© Jessica Livingston 2007

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