2016 Fellow Award Nominations
Public nominations are now open for the Computer History Museum’s 2016 Fellow Awards. The Museum's Fellow Awards publicly recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions to computing in areas as diverse as artificial intelligence, networking, programming languages, computer graphics, microprocessors, and operating systems. The Fellow Awards embody the Museum’s vision to celebrate the computing revolution and its worldwide impact on the human experience. New honorees are annually inducted into the Museum’s Hall of Fellows at a formal awards ceremony and gala. The celebration has quickly become one of Silicon Valley's leading events. Get your nominations in today!READ MORE
Amiga Computing at the Computer History Museum
The Amiga computer celebrated its 30th birthday at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California July 25-26, 2015. For a dedicated group of users, its technical achievements were fondly remembered and recognized. Launched at the Lincoln Center in New York in 1985, the Amiga 1000 was the first affordable multitasking computer to enter the PC market. Commodore owned the rights to the Amiga until they went bankrupt in 1994. Its release changed the face of creative computing forever.
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The Man Behind the Curtain of Amazon's Lab126
Gregg Zehr, president of Lab126, the Silicon Valley-based research and product development laboratory for Amazon, talks about his rural Midwestern upbringing, emergence into the tech world through companies like Apple and Palm, and the engineering of the original Amazon Kindle e-reader in his fascinating oral history.
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Enhance your experience of the Computer History Museum's signature exhibition Revolution: The First 2000 Years of Computing by using this free official audio tour.