Xerox - Xerox's centre of missed opportunities Amy Yee on...

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Xerox's centre of missed opportunities Amy Yee on the Palo Alto Research Centre, which invented landmark technology but was bad at getting paid; [LONDON 1ST EDITION] AMY YEE . Financia l Times . Londo n (UK): May 12, 2006. pg. 24 Abstract (Summar y) Founded in 1970 before the dawn of personal computing, Palo Alto Research Center (Parc) has a venerable role in the annals of Silicon Valley. A research centre of US copier maker Xerox, Parc is credited with inventing the mouse, Ethernet, the laser printer and other landmark technology. The corporate overhaul also applied to Parc, which
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has cast a wider net for innovative research. New partnerships includes a collaboration with biomedical centre Scripps Research Institute in San Diego to develop ways to identify cancer cells using laser scanning technology similar to that found in Xerox printers. Ms [Anne Mulcahy] has pulled Xerox back from the brink of bankruptcy, slashed jobs and restructured operations to return Xerox to profitability. A revamp of Parc was part of the company's turnround plan. Full Text (609 words) (Copyright Financial Times Ltd. 2006. All rights reserved.)
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Founded in 1970 before the dawn of personal computing, Palo Alto Research Center (Parc) has a venerable role in the annals of Silicon Valley. A research centre of US copier maker Xerox, Parc is credited with inventing the mouse, Ethernet, the laser printer and other landmark technology. Those milestones are proudly chronicled on a wall exhibit within Parc's offices in Palo Alto in
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