Fifty years ago this week, a chemist in what is now Silicon Valley published a paper that set the groundwork for the digital revolution.
You may never have heard of Moore’s law, but it has a lot do with why you will pay about the same price for your next computer, smartphone or tablet, even though it will be faster and have better screen resolution than the last one.
Gordon Moore is the founder of Intel. This article includes a link to NPR’s “All Technology Considered”. If you who don’t know about Moore’s Law MUST read this article. (It’s a good read/listen for those of you who do as well! 😎