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Computers - History
Author: Brian Dear | Narrator: George Newbern
Release Date: November 14, 2017
At a time when Steve Jobs was only a teenager and Mark Zuckerberg wasn’t even born, a group of visionary engineers and designers—some of them only high school students—in the late 1960s and 1970s created a computer system called PLA...
Author: George Dyson | Narrator: Arthur Morey
Release Date: March 06, 2012
“It is possible to invent a single machine which can be used to compute any computable sequence,” twenty-four-year-old Alan Turing announced in 1936. In Turing’s Cathedral, George Dyson focuses on a small group of men and women, led...
Author: Jane Smiley | Narrator: Kathe Mazur
Release Date: October 19, 2010
From one of our most acclaimed novelists, a  David-and-Goliath biography for the digital age.One night in the late 1930s, in a bar on the Illinois–Iowa border, John Vincent Atanasoff, a professor of physics at Iowa State University, after ...
Being Digital Cover
Author: Nicholas Negroponte | Narrator: Penn Jillette
Release Date: May 26, 2009
In lively, mordantly witty prose, Negroponte decodes the mysteries--and debunks the hype--surrounding bandwidth, multimedia, virtual reality, and the Internet, and explains why such touted innovations as the fax and the CD-ROM are likely to go the wa...
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Author: Bill Gates | Narrator: Bill Gates and Rick Adamson
Release Date: September 17, 2008
The founder of Microsoft presents his vision for the future, in which he sees the digital technologies of the coming years changing the way we buy, work, learn, and communicate.
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Author: George Anders | Narrator: Rick Adamson
Release Date: May 20, 2003
In this bestselling work of investigative journalism, Pulitzer Prize winner George Anders presents a behind-the-scenes account of a struggle that rocked Wall Street and stunned the computer industry.When Carly Fiorina took command of Hewlett-Packard ...
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