Silicon Cowboys

Silicon Cowboys (2016)

"They risked their future to create ours..."
TMDb Score
66
Not Yet Rated 1 hr 17 minMar 11th, 2016Documentary

Launched in 1982 by three friends in a Houston diner, Compaq Computer set out to build a portable PC to take on IBM, the world’s most powerful tech company. Many had tried cloning the industry leader’s code, only to be trounced by IBM and its high-priced lawyers. Explore the remarkable David vs. Goliath story, and eventual demise, of Compaq, an unlikely upstart who altered the future of computing and helped shape the world as we know it today.

Director
Jason Cohen
Starring
Rod Canionas Himself
Bill Murtoas Himself
Jim Harrisas Himself