A History of Silicon Valley, 2nd Edition by Arun Rao

By Arun Rao

This ebook is the 1st background of Silicon Valley from 1900 to 2013. it's a accomplished learn of the best construction of wealth within the heritage of the planet. It offers a chronological narrative overlaying a century of innovation and entrepreneurship, from the institution of Stanford college to the age of Google and fb. a gaggle of case stories describes options and narratives approximately radio, the U.S. security undefined, HP, microchips, Fairchild Semiconductor and Intel, enterprise capital, Xerox PARC, software program, Apple laptop, and the web. Silicon Valley didn't ensue in a vacuum: this ebook additionally explores the encompassing social and cultural atmosphere of the Bay Area.

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