ARTICLES IN 2017 (38)

Computing for the Whole World: A Conversation with iPod & iPhone Inventor Tony Fadell

Computing for the Whole World: A Conversation with iPod & iPhone Inventor Tony Fadell

 John Markoff   May 31, 2017
Tony Fadell doesn’t fit the Silicon Valley mold. His parents were neither engineers nor scientists. As a young boy he grew up moving frequently...   Read More
Venture Capital in the Blood: Three Generations of Drapers in Silicon Valley

Venture Capital in the Blood: Three Generations of Drapers in Silicon Valley

 Doug Fairbairn   May 19, 2017
“Venture Capital in the Blood: Three Generations of Drapers in Silicon Valley,” April 19, 2017. On April 19, 2017, three generations of the Draper...   Read More
“Unprogramming” the ENIAC: Lehmer Child’s Play

“Unprogramming” the ENIAC: Lehmer Child’s Play

 John Markoff   May 09, 2017
At the dawn of the modern computing era teenager Laura Lehmer Gould and her brother Donald Lehmer were the youngest “un-programmers.” That is because...   Read More
Programming the System of the World: The Industrial Internet of Things

Programming the System of the World: The Industrial Internet of Things

 nextgen   May 04, 2017
By Jeremiah Stone, NextGen Advisory Board. Read his full bio here. The theme for tonight is ‘beyond the talking toaster’—we want to look at this...   Read More
Designing with People: A Collaborative Process with IDEO

Designing with People: A Collaborative Process with IDEO

 Scott Burg   May 02, 2017
This is the second in a series of blog articles exploring the design and construction of the Computer History Museum’s new Education Center, scheduled to...   Read More