Joe ends up being correct about the meeting with IBM: as long as they all stick to the untrue story that Cardiff Electric had long worked on developing a PC clone, and that what has ended up being Cameron's job to develop the BIOS code does not involve Gordon or his discoveries about IBM's proprietary BIOS code, Cardiff Electric is just working within the boundaries of what is legal and there is nothing IBM can do about it. After that meeting, Joe outlines his vision for what he, Gordon and Cameron will be working on: a PC clone that is twice the speed and half the price of what IBM has on the market. Neither Gordon or Cameron share this vision, Gordon who believes in the standard marketing practice of offering the consumer something marginally better than the previous model at a slightly higher price, while Cameron sees the project as just another boring "beige box". Although Gordon sees this path as at least being bright to support his family, Cameron does not like what she's gotten...
Did You Know?
FUD stands for Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt. See more
The doors in the office have accessible lever door handles rather than doorknobs. The lever door handles were specifically required by Americans with Disabilities Act in 1990 onward. See more
References 2001: A Space Odyssey
Written by David Paich
and Boz Scaggs
Performed by Boz Scaggs
[Gordon, played by Scoot McNairy
, sings along to the song as he drives home from the office] See more