The Computer Chip is Sixty

The first Fairchild integrated circuit contained four transistors. Photo: Fairchild Semiconductor

Sixty years ago, start-up Fairchild Semiconductor of Mountain View, CA, introduced the first practical integrated electronic microcircuit to a gathering of press and industry insiders at the…

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