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   The maniac
Labatut B., Penguin Press, Westminster, London, 2023. 368 pp.  Type: Book (9780593654477)

At the confluence of physics, mathematics, and computing, in the middle of the 20th century, lived a community of unique and sometimes troubled geniuses whose work created today’s technological marvels and dangers. Einstein, of course, Hilbe...

Jan 31 2024
  John von Neumann
Macrae N., Pantheon Books, New York, NY, 1992.  Type: Book (9780679413080)

John von Neumann was born Neumann Janos on December 28, 1903, in Budapest, Hungary, and died tragically on February 8, 1957, in Washington, DC. Macrae had the cooperation of some intimate family members and friends of von Neumann as we...

Aug 1 1993
  John von Neumann and the origins of modern computing
Aspray W., MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1990.  Type: Book (9780262011211)

Aspray’s work is an addition to those books that try to delineate for us the origins of computing. It is a scholarly work addressed specifically to the contributions made by John von Neumann. The text occupies 249 of the book...

Mar 1 1992
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