John Markoff - Computers - 2005 - 336 pages
Most histories of the personal computer industry focus on technology or business. John Markoff’s landmark book is about the culture and consciousness behind the first PCs—the ...
Stephen Segaller - 1998 - 399 pages
A companion book to the PBS television series chronicles the thirty-year development of the Internet from its beginnings as a cold war effort to build a network of government ...
Robert X. Cringely - Business & Economics - 1992 - 324 pages
Details the stories of the unlikely business barons of Silicon Valley, profiling Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, and others, and revealing how and why these mavericks have succeeded
Joel N. Shurkin - Computers - 1996 - 363 pages
Traces the history of the computer from its beginnings in the nineteenth century to the present and describes the development of the computer industry