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From Airline Reservations to Sonic the Hedgehog: A History of the Software Industry
The MIT Press (2004)
CA$28.70

A business history of the software industry from the days of custom programming to the age of...

A History of Modern Computing
The MIT Press (2003)
CA$44.37

From the first digital computer to the dot-com crash—a story of individuals, institutions, and the...

The Computer Boys Take Over: Computers, Programmers, and the Politics of Technical Expertise

The Computer Boys Take Over

Computers, Programmers, and the Politics of Technical Expertise

The MIT Press (2012)
CA$32.62

The contentious history of the computer programmers who developed the software that made the...

From Whirlwind to MITRE: The R&D Story of The SAGE Air Defense Computer

From Whirlwind to MITRE

The R&D Story of The SAGE Air Defense Computer

The MIT Press (2000)
CA$84.83

The book shows how the wartime alliance of engineers, scientists, and the military exemplified by...

IBM: The Rise and Fall and Reinvention of a Global Icon

IBM

The Rise and Fall and Reinvention of a Global Icon

The MIT Press (2019)
CA$58.73

A history of one of the most influential American companies of the last century.

Exploring the Early Digital
Springer International Publishing (2019)
CA$39.77

Changes in the present challenge us to reinterpret the past, but historians have not yet come to...

Electronic Value Exchange: Origins of the VISA Electronic Payment System

Electronic Value Exchange

Origins of the VISA Electronic Payment System

Springer London (2011)
CA$132.59

Electronic Value Exchange examines the transformation of the VISA electronic payment system from a...

Early Computing in Britain: Ferranti Ltd. and Government Funding, 1948 — 1958

Early Computing in Britain

Ferranti Ltd. and Government Funding, 1948 — 1958

Springer International Publishing (2019)
CA$48.61

This unique book presents the story of the pioneering manufacturing company Ferranti Ltd. – producer...

ENIAC in Action: Making and Remaking the Modern Computer

ENIAC in Action

Making and Remaking the Modern Computer

Thomas Haigh, Mark Priestley and 1 more...
The MIT Press (2016)
CA$32.62

The history of the first programmable electronic computer, from its conception, construction, and...

Building IBM: Shaping an Industry and Its Technology

Building IBM

Shaping an Industry and Its Technology

The MIT Press (2009)
CA$35.23

No company of the twentieth century achieved greater success and engendered more admiration,...