Hacking Is Important

Encouraging disruptive acts
  • Michael Lopp
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Abstract

Back in the early 1990s, Borland International was the place to be an engineer. Coming off the purchase of Ashton-Tate, Borland was the third-largest software company, but, more importantly, it was a legitimate competitor of Microsoft. Philippe Kahn, the CEO at the time, was fond of motorcycles, saxophones, and brash statements at all-hands meetings: “We’re barbarians, not bureaucrats!”

Keywords

Reasonable People Corporate Disclosure Open Radar Healthy Product Bright Idea 
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Copyright information

© Michael Lopp 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Lopp
    • 1
  1. 1.Los GatosUSA

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