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EEVblog => The AmpHour Radio Show => Topic started by: jonovid on September 27, 2017, 11:45:55 pm

Title: #361 – An Interview with Ken Shirriff
Post by: jonovid on September 27, 2017, 11:45:55 pm
Ken Shirriff
 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHx-XUA6f9g (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHx-XUA6f9g)
How to Reverse Engineer Integrated Circuits

http://files.righto.com/calculator/TI_calculator_simulator.html (http://files.righto.com/calculator/TI_calculator_simulator.html)

555 timer teardown: inside the world's most popular IC
http://www.righto.com/2016/02/555-timer-teardown-inside-worlds-most.html (http://www.righto.com/2016/02/555-timer-teardown-inside-worlds-most.html)


Xerox's Palo Alto Research Center (PARC) in 1973.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J33pVRdxWbw (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J33pVRdxWbw)
How Steve Jobs got the ideas of GUI from XEROX
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 unrelated to Ken Shirriff or

This discussion reminded me of this YT video. its fascinating to see.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ansXGewduN4 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ansXGewduN4)
The Calculator Wars A video history of Japan's electronic industry (Part 3)
this is a fascinating history of Japan's calculator wars.
note the lab tests & thermal analysis of calculators at the time.  :o