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The Mysterious Affair at Olivetti

IBM, the CIA, and the Cold War Conspiracy to Shut Down Production of the World's First Desktop Computer

Meryle Secrest

The never-before-told true account of the design and development of the first desktop computer by the world's most famous high-styled typewriter company, more than a decade before the arrival of the Osborne 1, the Apple 1, the first Intel microprocessor, and IBM's PC5150.The human, business, design, engineering, cold war, and tech story of how the ...
Publish Date
2019
November 5
Goodreads rating
3.33
ISBN
9780451493651
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jan 24, 2020
Drama drama drama, this book is a good read      source