The Silicon Eye: How a Silicon Valley Company Aims to Make All Current Computers, Cameras, and Cell Phones Obsolete (Enterprise) by George Gilder | 9780393057638 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
The Silicon Eye: How a Silicon Valley Company Aims to Make All Current Computers, Cameras, and Cell Phones Obsolete (Enterprise)

The Silicon Eye: How a Silicon Valley Company Aims to Make All Current Computers, Cameras, and Cell Phones Obsolete (Enterprise)

by George Gilder
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393057631

ISBN-13: 9780393057638

Pub. Date: 04/25/2005

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

Using the birth of a new technology to illuminate how Silicon Valley really works, tech expert George Gilder tells the story of the Foveon Corporation, whose electronic camera has a revolutionary analog chip that reproduces colors and images with the resolution and accuracy of conventional cameras. Behind this remarkable innovation are a team of pioneering engineers

Overview

Using the birth of a new technology to illuminate how Silicon Valley really works, tech expert George Gilder tells the story of the Foveon Corporation, whose electronic camera has a revolutionary analog chip that reproduces colors and images with the resolution and accuracy of conventional cameras. Behind this remarkable innovation are a team of pioneering engineers and scientists, chief among them the legendary inventor Carver Mead, whose combination of creativity and business acumen has put him in the center of the New Economy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393057638
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
04/25/2005
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.64(w) x 8.02(h) x 1.07(d)

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