What the Dormouse Said: How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry

@inproceedings{Markoff2006WhatTD,
  title={What the Dormouse Said: How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry},
  author={John Markoff},
  year={2006}
}
The internet is arguably the largest accumulation of information in one place, yet its own beginnings remain largely undocumented. In researching his recent book, John Markoff collected oral histories from many of the Stanford-area researchers whose technological inventions defined the both modern internet and personal computer. In his talk, Markoff will explore the role that the counterculture and anti war movements of the 1960s and 1970s played in the work of these researchers as they created… CONTINUE READING