restricted access   Volume 34, Number 1, January-March 2012

Table of Contents

Early History of Microcircuitry

From the Editor's Desk

From the Editor's Desk

pp. 2-3


Electronic Mail and Text Messaging in CTSS, 1965-1973

pp. 4-6


The Early History of Microcircuitry: An Overview

pp. 7-19

Making Micrologic: The Development of the Planar IC at Fairchild Semiconductor, 1957-1963

pp. 20-36

The Early History of ICs at Texas Instruments: A Personal View

pp. 37-47

Failure to Launch: Tarui Yasuo, the Quadrupole Transistor, and the Meanings of the IC in Postwar Japan

pp. 48-59

Industrial Research in Microcircuitry at RCA: The Early Years, 1953-1963

pp. 60-73

Westinghouse: Microcircuit Pioneer from Molecular Electronics to ICs

pp. 74-82


Fernando Corbató

pp. 83-87

Events and Sightings

Events and Sightings

pp. 88-91


Murray Turoff: Father of Computer Conferencing

pp. 92-98


Everyday Information: The Evolution of Information Seeking in America (review)

p. 99

The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood (review)

pp. 99-101

Think Piece

Stating the Field: Institutions and Outcomes in Computer History

pp. 104-103