The History of Silicon Valley — A Brief Summary (Part 2/3)

Richard Reis
May 19 · 4 min read

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William Shockley and Shockley Semiconductor Laboratory

The First Trillion Dollar Startup

The “traitorous eight”
Andy Grove, Bob Noyce, and Gordon Moore in 1978.

Intel — A Players only hire A Players

End of Part 2

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