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This conversation demonstrates why I pinch myself every morning.
I have a quick chat with Larry Magid of CBS News (and PodTech) and Dr. Irving Wladawsky-Berger.
Don’t know who he is? He is one of the most celebrated old-timers at IBM. Just retired but is chairman emeritus. You should read his bio. Dr. Irving isn’t your average geek.
He talks about virtual worlds and large systems. It takes two interviewers to keep up with him. And I’m only halfway joking about that.
I could listen to smart people like this for hours. Even better, he has a blog so we can read what is on his mind.
Hope you enjoy. Tomorrow you get to hear the story of how Microsoft got the operating system business instead of Digital Research. I am still amazed at that story and you’ll want to listen along.