Artifact Details

Title

NCC 1985, interviews with Carl Helmers, Maury Goldberg, Roger Amidon, and Roger Melen

Catalog Number

102695206

Type

Audio

Credits

Helmers, Carl T.; Goldberg, Maury; Amidon, Roger; Melen, Roger

Duration

02:37:30

Format

Compact Disc (CD)

Description

Helmers candidly discusses microprocessor development, his personal views on programming and hacking, and his personal work habits. Goldberg discusses his childhood, the Altair, marketing and more. The sound quality on the Amidon portion makes it difficult to determine the content. Melen discusses Intel, semiconductors, programmable controllers, and the competition amongst microprocessor companies in the late 1970s.

Credit

Gift of Jack Rubin

Lot Number

X3373.2006