ARTICLES IN 2017 (44)

2017 CHM Fellow Lawrence G. Roberts

2017 CHM Fellow Lawrence G. Roberts

 Marc Weber   April 27, 2017
Larry Roberts and his co-founders flew to New York for the IPO of their fast-growing Bay Area networking company, Telenet. They gave speeches on...   Read More
2017 CHM Fellow Margaret Hamilton

2017 CHM Fellow Margaret Hamilton

 Dag Spicer   April 27, 2017
Margaret Heafield Hamilton was born in Paoli, Indiana, on August 17, 1936. She graduated high school in 1954 and from Earlham College, with a...   Read More
Our Story, the Center for Cisco Heritage

Our Story, the Center for Cisco Heritage

 Stephanie Waslohn   April 26, 2017
The Center for Cisco Heritage, managed by the Computer History Museum, unveiled a new exhibit, Our Story, on March 31, 2017, bringing together big...   Read More
Asteroid Mining: “The Only Business Where the Sky Isn’t the Limit”

Asteroid Mining: “The Only Business Where the Sky Isn’t the Limit”

 Lauren Miyamoto   April 18, 2017
This event was broadcasted live via Facebook Live. Watch all future events live on the Museum’s Facebook page. CHM Live’s “Hunting for Space Treasure,” with Planetary Resources...   Read More
Harry Sello: Silicon Pioneer and Industry Personality (1921–2017)

Harry Sello: Silicon Pioneer and Industry Personality (1921–2017)

 David Laws   April 14, 2017
June 1968, I checked in at the lobby of the Fairchild R&D facility on Miranda Drive in Palo Alto. A distinguished gentleman with a...   Read More
2017 CHM Fellow Alan Cooper: Father of Visual Basic

2017 CHM Fellow Alan Cooper: Father of Visual Basic

 Hansen Hsu   April 11, 2017
2017 CHM Fellow Alan Cooper is best known as the “Father of Visual Basic,” possibly the most widely used visual programming environment in the...   Read More
2017 CHM Fellow Cleve Moler: Mozart of the Matrix

2017 CHM Fellow Cleve Moler: Mozart of the Matrix

 Dag Spicer   April 06, 2017
The Book of Nature is written in the language of Mathematics.Galileo Galilei Though thousands of years old, mathematics underwent dramatic changes in the 20th...   Read More