Where Wizards Stay Up Late

Author: Matthew Lyon
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684872161
Size: 26.68 MB
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Where Wizards Stay Up Late is the exciting story of the pioneers responsible for creating the most talked about, most influential, and most far-reaching communications breakthrough since the invention of the telephone.

Where Wizards Stay Up Late

Author: Katie Hafner
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684832674
Size: 16.82 MB
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A history of the Internet and the story of the scientists behind its creation describes the 1960s effort funded by the Defense Department and the technologies that contributed to its monumental growth


Author: Katie Hafner
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684818620
Size: 32.53 MB
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Profiles computer hackers who overstep ethical boundaries and break the law to penetrate society's most sensitive computer networks.

How The Web Was Born

Author: James Gillies
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192862075
Size: 54.16 MB
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This is the first book-length account of the Web's development and itincludes interview material with the key players in the story.

Inventing The Internet

Author: Janet Abbate
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262261332
Size: 31.13 MB
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The story she unfolds is an often twisting tale of collaboration and conflict among a remarkable variety of players, including government and military agencies, computer scientists in academia and industry, graduate students, ...

What The Dormouse Said

Author: John Markoff
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101201084
Size: 66.85 MB
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What the Dormouse Said is a poignant, funny, and inspiring book by one of the smartest technology writers around.

Casting The Net

Author: Peter H. Salus
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
Size: 76.35 MB
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Focusing on the design decisions and standards which have made internetworking possible, this new book charts the intriguing history of this communications/computing phenomenon.

Dealers Of Lightning

Author: Michael A. Hiltzik
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061913502
Size: 20.14 MB
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Based on extensive interviews with the scientists, engineers, administrators, and executives who lived the story, this riveting chronicle details PARC's humble beginnings through its triumph as a hothouse for ideas, and shows why Xerox was ...

The Chip

Author: T.R. Reid
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0307432033
Size: 16.67 MB
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In this completely revised and updated edition of The Chip, T.R. Reid tells the gripping adventure story of their invention and of its growth into a global information industry. This is the story of how the digital age began.

The Dream Machine

Author: M. Mitchell Waldrop
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Size: 29.69 MB
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A study of the evolution of the modern computer profiles the work of MIT psychologist J. C. R. Licklider, whose visionary dream of a "human-computer symbiosis" transformed the course of modern science and led to the development of the ...