Google celebrating Robert Noyce 84 Birthday

Google is celebrating today the Birthday of Robert Noyce who was “nicknamed “the Mayor of Silicon Valley”, co-founded Fairchild Semiconductor in 1957 and Intel in 1968. He is also credited (along with Jack Kilby) with the invention of the integrated circuit or microchip which fueled the personal computer revolution and gave Silicon Valley its name.[ Noyce was also a mentor and father-figure to an entire generation of entrepreneurs. “

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