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Could PBS Silicon Valley doc spawn 'Mad Men' for geek set?

OK, it's a documentary for "American Experience," about Robert Noyce, Fairchild Semiconductor, Intel, and the birth of Silicon Valley. But just look at those vintage suits.

By December 27, 2012

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The transistor turns 60

Bell Labs scientists cracked a technical problem 60 years ago, and online-dating services are the result.

By December 5, 2007

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IDF Fall 2007, part 3-- Gordon Moore interview

Intel co-founder Gordon Moore discusses trends in the semiconductor industry here at IDF.

By September 18, 2007

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Moore's Law to conk in 10, 15 years, says Moore

Author of principle that says the number of transistors on a given chip can be doubled every two years says it won't last.

By September 18, 2007

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On Mars, the Phoenix has landed

The Phoenix Mars Lander should soon be providing new data on water and climate, now that it has survived the harrowing descent to the Red Planet.

By May 25, 2008

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Gordon Moore on the early days of the chip industry

Once upon a time, Silicon Valley was little more than a Quonset hut with no air conditioning, and semiconductor makers had to build their equipment from scratch.

By April 10, 2008

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Toasting the birthday of the integrated circuit

Hundreds gather at the Computer History Museum to celebrate the anniversary of the invention of the integrated circuit and two of its inventors, Gordon Moore and Jay Last.

By May 9, 2009

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Mars lander gets a solid start

First images to arrive from Mars show the Red Planet's pebbly surface and that the lander's solar panels unfolded as planned.

By May 26, 2008

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Yikes dropped from low-end G4; Rage 128 Pro included; new flat-panel display

Yikes dropped from low-end G4; Rage 128 Pro included; new flat-panel display

By December 2, 1999