The Chip

Author: T.R. Reid
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0307432033
Size: 70.82 MB
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In this completely revised and updated edition of The Chip, T.R. Reid tells the gripping adventure story of their invention and of its growth into a global information industry. This is the story of how the digital age began.

The Chip

Author: T. R. Reid
Publisher: Turtleback Books
ISBN: 9780606251747
Size: 22.75 MB
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Traces the innovative development of the silicon chip, discussing the scientists who created it, its structure and functions, the evolution of the semiconductor industry, and the vast implications of the silicon chip.

Where Wizards Stay Up Late

Author: Matthew Lyon
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684872161
Size: 64.19 MB
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Where Wizards Stay Up Late is the exciting story of the pioneers responsible for creating the most talked about, most influential, and most far-reaching communications breakthrough since the invention of the telephone.

Revolution In Miniature

Author: Ernest Braun
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521289030
Size: 76.20 MB
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A basic contribution to the discussion of semiconductor electronics, the major technology of our age.


Author: Jeffrey Zygmont
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 9780738205618
Size: 54.44 MB
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From the two pioneering men who invented the integrated circuit, Nobel Prize winner Jack Kilby and Intel founder Robert Noyce, to luminaries like Gordon Moore and An Wang who put the chip to work, Jeffrey Zygmont shows how the history of ...

Makers Of The Microchip

Author: Christophe Lécuyer
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262294324
Size: 41.98 MB
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The centerpiece of the book is a collection of documents, reproduced in facsimile, including the company's first prospectus; ideas, sketches, and plans for the company's products; and a notebook kept by cofounder Jay Last that records ...

Crystal Fire

Author: Michael Riordan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393041248
Size: 57.87 MB
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Focuses on the human factors behind the invention of the twentieth century's defining artifact, the transistor, highlighting the pride, jealousy, and scientific ambitions of the Bell Labs team who spawned the epoch-making technology.

The Man Behind The Microchip

Author: Leslie Berlin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019531199X
Size: 13.30 MB
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The triumphs and setbacks of inventor and entrepreneur Robert Noyce are illuminated in a biography that describes his colorful life in context of the evolution of the high-tech industry and the complex interrelationships among technology, ...

The United States Of Europe

Author: T. R. Reid
Publisher: Putnam Adult
ISBN: 9781594200335
Size: 37.13 MB
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A respected journalist argues that the expanding European Union is becoming a second, and potentially superior, superpower to the United States, and outlines what the new Union will mean to world trade, politics, and power. 35,000 first ...

Engineering The World

Author: Caleb Pirtle
Size: 59.51 MB
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This volume celebrates the can-do, risk-taking, creative pioneers of Texas Instruments from its inception in the 1930s as a tiny geophysical exploration company working out of the back of a truck in the oilfields of the Southwest, to its ...