Charles proteus steinmetz (april 9, 1865, - october 26, 1923) was born in breslau, prussia (part of germany at the time) (now known as wroclaw, poland) he developed theories for alternating current that made possible the expansion of the electric power industry in the united states. Biography packard was born on december 13, 1838 in chatham township, medina county, ohio he settled in racine, wisconsin in 1854 political career packard was a member of the assembly during the 1880 and 1883 sessions. John fitzgerald jack kennedy (may 29, 1917 - november 22, 1963), commonly referred to by his initials jfk, was an american politician who served as the 35th president of the u. Accidental empires - accidental empires is the trenchant, vastly readable history of the computer industry, focusing as much on the astoundingly odd personalities at its core--steve jobs, bill gates, mitch kapor, etc and the hacker culture they spawned as it does on the remarkable technology they created.
Stanford university is located on an 8,180-acre (3,310 ha)  campus on the san francisco peninsula, in the northwest part of the santa clara valley (silicon valley) approximately 37 miles (60 km) southeast of san francisco and approximately 20 miles (32 km) northwest of san jose. Walter isaacson was born on may 20, 1952 in new orleans, louisiana he received a b a in history and literature from harvard college he then attended the university of oxford, where he was a rhodes scholar at pembroke college and read philosophy, politics, and economics. Hewlett packard (hp) is invented by : david packard and william redington hewlett find this pin and more on discovered / scientists / founders by kishor m n year - january 1, 1939. The mid-to-late-30s saw the fruits of a partnership between bill hewlett and david packard (from which a young steve jobs would find his calling) come to life, along with the nearly simultaneous invention of the relay-based computer by george stibitz at bell labs and german engineer konrad zuse.
Bill gates and his computer empire just past 9 pm on october 28, 1955, the man who would revolutionize the computer industry as we know it, was born the son of bill jr and mary gates was named william henry gates iii. Computers and electronics play an enormous role in today's society, impacting everything from communication and medicine to science although computers are typically viewed as a modern invention involving electronics, computing predates the use of electrical devices the ancient abacus was perhaps. David packard, 79 and family los altos hills california $19 13% of hewlett-packard in a palo alto garage, rangy david packard and his pal william hewlett founded the company bearing their names. In 1998, he was named a fellow of the computer history museum for co-founding apple computer and inventing the apple i personal computer  the city of san jose named a street woz way in his honour.
Famous for the mother of all demos, in 1968, to show the capabilities of the personal computer this was directly responsible for what took place over the next decades in palo alto research (par), influencing bill gates and steve jobs, who were actually involved in the demonstration. Joseph henry (december 17, 1797 - may 13, 1878) was an american scientist and engineer while building electromagnets, he discovered the electromagnetic phenomenon of self-inductance while building electromagnets, he discovered the electromagnetic phenomenon of self-inductance. A teammate, chester nisbet, became a life-long friend and married bill's sister, irene in the fall of 1911, bill entered st mary's college in moraga, but his stay there was short as west coast baseball clubs took notice of him and began knocking on his door. Herbert clark hoover (august 10, 1874 - october 20, 1964) was the 31st president of the united states (1929-1933) hoover, born in a quaker family, was a professional mining engineer. The unauthorized biography of an immigrant's son who became a multibillionaire working for bill gates, and probably the highest-paid employee in american history in january 2000, bill gates gave his vast responsibilities and title of microsoft ceo to his best friend steve ballmer, a man relatively unknown to the public.
The accomplishments and life of engineering pioneer c w rice, 1888-1951 chester williams rice c hester w rice was born into a family of engineers. William henry gates iii kbe • gcih (seattle, 28 de outubro de 1955) mais conhecido como bill gates, é um magnata, empresário, diretor executivo, investidor, filantropo e autor americano, que ficou conhecido por fundar junto com paul allen a microsoft,  a maior e mais conhecida empresa de software do mundo em termos de valor de mercado. William hewlett and david packard began their hewlett packard co in a one-car garage at 767 addison in palo alto with $538 as a student at stanford, hewlett built a prototype for an audio oscillator. —david packard (1912-1996), co-founder, ceo, and chairman of hewlett-packard a stanford grad and general electric veteran who supplied the garage that housed the early hp. At a later period, we saw figures such as gordon moore and robert noyce of intel, ken olsen of digital equipment, an wang and david packard of hp, followed by bill gates of microsoft, and steve.
Improving the lives of children, families, and communities—and restoring and protecting our planet. Invented the audio oscillator and co-founded the electronics company, hewlett-packard - the history of hewlett packard rene alphonse higonnet invented the first practical phototypesetting machine. Ibm hires paul allen and bill gates to create an operating system for a new pc they buy the rights to a simple operating system manufactured by seattle computer products and use it as a template to develop dos.
The one-time king of computer software, bill gates, received an honorary knighthood from queen elizabeth ii in 2005 for his business skills and fight against poverty, though as an american citizen. Paul allen &bill gates ibm hires paul allen and bill gates to create an operating system for a new pc they buy the rights to a simple operating system manufactured by seattle computer products and use it as a template to develop dos. The fleet, the marine corps, combatant commanders, other service chiefs, the joint chiefs of staff (jcs) chairman, members of the joint staff, the secretary of the navy, his own staff, the department of defense (dod), and the office of the secretary of defense (osd. Grid challenges it's the vision , stupidbut it needs to be followed by operational standards based on real applications the global grid forum 25 june 2003 gordon bell microsoft corporation.
Steve jobs the exclusive biography bill gates the other computer wunderkind born in 1955 andy hertzfeld was to do what hewlett and his friend david packard.