Concept

Demise of some companies

  • Silicon Graphics Incorporated (SGI) was a top company selling $10,000+ work stations.
    Its customers include the movie companies doing computer animation.
  • With the advent of powerful graphic chips and PCs which offer graphics and animations at reasonable prices, SGI folded.
  • Computer History Museum (CHM) bought one of the buildings on Shoreline Boulevard, Mountain View.
  • Google bought most of the remaining SGI buildings and created its GooglePlex.
  • Some top companies may be toppled by competitors and innovators.

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