Tag Archives: innovation

Kevin E. Patterson

Tomorrow’s Hieroglyphs: Busting Disciplinary Silos with Sci-Fi

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. -Oscar Wilde An assistant English professor, an engineering professor, and a literary luminary don’t walk into a bar.  Being self-professed geeks,  they instead have a … Read more >

Google gives honor to Robert Noyce with today’s Google Doodle of the Intel 4004 microprocessor, which recently celebrated its own milestone 40th anniversary.
Jessica Hansen

Happy 84th Birthday to Intel Co-founder Robert Noyce, the "Mayor of Silicon Valley"

  The microprocessor is often referred to as the “brains” inside your computer, and today we celebrate one of the brains behind the “brains” of your computer – Robert Noyce, co-founder of Intel, was nicknamed the “Mayor of Silicon Valley” and would have … Read more >