Wednesday, April 18, 2012

NPR Airs Series on Silicon Valley

Laura Sydell on National Public Radio's "Morning Edition" presented a three-part series on the history of Silicon Valley during the week of April 2. The three programs can be found on-line, with text, images, and both audio and written transcripts of the broadcasts:

"A Rare Mix Created Silicon's Valley's Start-Up Culture"
"America's Magnet for Innovation, and Investments"
"Intel Legends Moore and Grove: Making It Last"
   The site also includes an illustrated "Timeline." Leslie Berlin, author of The Man Behind the Microchip: Robert Noyce and the Invention of Silicon Valley and Project Archivist at Stanford's Silicon Valley Archives, is quoted several times throughout the programs.