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Robert N. Noyce
Intel Corp.

Inventor of the integrated circuit and champion of the Information Age

 

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Do-it-yourself attitude pays off

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Story 1   Noyce was the mastermind of the microprocessor

Story 2   A fear of phones gave way to a career in technology

Story 4   Bold confidence brought Noyce to California

Story 5   He perfected a wireless circuit in a slice of silicon

Robert N. Noyce

Robert N. Noyce

 



Noyce liked to tinker, but in college he also joined a drama society and acted in a radio soap opera.


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