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    Book Discussion on The Intel Trinity

    Michael Malone talked about his book, The Intel Trinity: How Robert Noyce, Gordon Moore, and Andy Grove Built the World’s Most Important Company, in which he looks at the rise and…

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    Book Discussion on Fearless Genius

    Doug Menuez talked about his photography book, Fearless Genius: The Digital Revolution in Silicon Valley 1985-2000, in which he documents the rise of Silicon Valley from 1985-2000. He was…

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    Book Discussion on The New Digital Age

    Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen talked about the updated edition of their book, The New Digital Age, in which they discuss National Security Agency (NSA) spying and the current state of…

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    Innovation and Technology

    Curt Carlson talked with John Markoff about the inventions his SRI International company has pioneered in the world of computing and medicine, and commented on some of the projects still in…

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    Book Discussion on Lean In

    Sheryl Sandberg talked about her book, Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead, in which she explores why it’s still difficult for women to achieve leadership roles in the United…

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    Book Discussion on The Martian's Daughter

    Professor Marina von Neumann Whitman talked about her book The Martian’s Daughter: A Memoir, in which she chronicles her life and work. Professor Whitman was the first female to…

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    Book Discussion on The Age of Edison

    Ernest Freeberg recounts Thomas Edison’s creation of the incandescent light bulb in 1879. The author reports on the way that electrical light transformed the way people lived and…

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    Book Discussion on Citizenville

    Gavin Newsom talked about his book, Citizenville: How to Take the Town Square Digital and Reinvent Government, in which he argues that technological innovation can be used to improve our…

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    Politics in the Digital Age

    Panelists talked about the history of the use of computers and technology to predict election results. They traced the integration of communication and computer technologies in news…

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    Book Discussion on The Idea Factory

    Jon Gertner talked about the history of Bell Labs and the inventions it produced. During this event, Mr. Gertner was interviewed on stage by Dave Iverson. He also responded…

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    Book Discussion on Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe

    George Dyson talked about the team, led by John von Neumann, who built the first computer at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey, and the impact of that work on other…

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    Book Discussion on Steve Jobs

    Walter Isaacson talked about the personal life, professional career, inspiration, and legacy of Steve Jobs, the co-founder of Apple Computers. Walter Isaacson spoke with John Hollar at…

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    Book Discussion on Worm: The First Digital World War

    Mark Bowden, author of Worm: The First Digital World War and T.J. Campana, senior program manager for the Digital Crimes Unit at Microsoft, talked about the Conficker. This computer…

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    Book Discussion on Idea Man: A Memoir by the Co-Founder of Microsoft

    Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, talked about his memoir. During this event he was interviewed by Jose Antonio Vargas, former Washington Post reporter and senior contributing…

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    Book Discussion on The Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives

    Steven Levy talked about how Google operates and the impact it has had. He was given full access to the company for two years and interviewed hundreds of current and former employees…

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    Book Discussion on Total Recall

    Gordon Bell and Jim Gemmell talked about their book Total Recall: How the E-Memory Revolution Will Change Everything (Dutton; September 17, 2009). Mr. Gemmell gave an illustrated…

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