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Greece
Found in: IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
By Michael Geselowitz
Issue Date:April 2011
pp. 105
<p>Classical Greece and the subsequent Greek-based Hellenistic culture of the Mediterranean region are well known as the birthplaces of what was to become modern mathematics. Many of their developments are still utilized today in computer science. Wh...
 
High (Plains) Tech
Found in: IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
By Michael Geselowitz
Issue Date:July 2009
pp. 77
Although local technology museums around the world can indeed be hidden treasures, the movie treats this as a humorous incident showing the dullness of Nebraska. Of course, the filmmakers are being unfair not just to the social and cultural life in Lincoln...
 
Stockholm, Sweden
Found in: IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
By Michael Geselowitz
Issue Date:October 2012
pp. 71
Stockholm, Sweden, is host to the Nobel Prize Museum (Nobelmuseet) as well as a top-notch science and technology museum center (Tekniska Museet). The museum recently completed a major project that documents the use of computers in Sweden from 1950 to 1980 ...
 
Indianapolis
Found in: IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
By Michael Geselowitz
Issue Date:April 2012
pp. 73
Indianapolis, Indiana, combined its central transportation location with access to both agricultural and industrial raw materials to become a manufacturing powerhouse over the course of the 19th century. Although today best known as a tourist, convention, ...
 
Vancouver
Found in: IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
By Michael Geselowitz
Issue Date:October 2011
pp. 68-69
Vancouver, Canada, has played a role in high-tech development, especially software. Editor Michael N. Geselowitz reviews just a few of the innovations fostered in beautiful Vancouver. A visit to Vancouver might include the University of British Columbia; T...
 
Long Island, New York
Found in: IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
By Michael Geselowitz
Issue Date:October 2010
pp. 88-89
<p>Although geologists refer to the entire area as Long Island, socially and politically Long Island has come to mean the counties of Nassau and Suffolk. Nassau is perhaps best known as the archetype of the post-war American suburb; it was here that ...
 
Israel
Found in: IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
By Michael Geselowitz
Issue Date:April 2010
pp. 69
In the past four decades or so, Israel has become a center for high-tech research and development.
 
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