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Creating Magic: A Conversation with Original iPhone Engineers & Software Team Lead Scott Forstall

Creating Magic: A Conversation with Original iPhone Engineers & Software Team Lead Scott Forstall

 John Markoff   4 days ago
When Steve Jobs returned to Apple in 1997 after it acquired NeXT, he brought with him a closely knit group of engineers. One of...   Read More
How Affectiva’s Rana el Kaliouby Is Engineering Emotional Intelligence

How Affectiva’s Rana el Kaliouby Is Engineering Emotional Intelligence

What could your computer or phone do if it knew what you were thinking? Are men or women more expressive? Do cultures express their...   Read More
What the DEC?!? Records of Minicomputer Giant Digital Equipment Corporation Open for Research at CHM

What the DEC?!? Records of Minicomputer Giant Digital Equipment Corporation Open for Research at CHM

 Sara Lott   2 weeks ago
After 14 months and over 5,000 man hours the Digital Equipment Corporation’s (DEC) corporate archive is open for research! Founded in 1957 by Ken...   Read More
AI, Social Media Data & Politics Collide with Stanford GSB’s Dr. Michal Kosinski

AI, Social Media Data & Politics Collide with Stanford GSB’s Dr. Michal Kosinski

 Lauren Miyamoto   3 weeks ago
On May 19, the Computer History Museum (CHM) hosted Stanford Graduate School of Business Associate Professor Dr. Michal Kosinski for a riveting conversation about...   Read More
Museum CEO John Hollar to Step Down in June 2017

Museum CEO John Hollar to Step Down in June 2017

 CHM Editorial Team   4 weeks ago
After a dynamic nine-year tenure, John Hollar will step down as president and CEO of the Computer History Museum (CHM) in June 2017. Under...   Read More
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   4 weeks ago
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
“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
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