[vcf-midatlantic] School Preparation for Visiting a Computer Museum
jason at smbfc.net
Mon Dec 23 17:33:50 EST 2019
On 12/23/19 2:05 PM, Mike Loewen via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> On Mon, 23 Dec 2019, rar via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>> Looking for suggestions of Movies/YouTubes/Articles/Books to prepare
>> high school students for a visit to our computer museum(s)
>> I'll start with a few of my favorites, and looking for more suggestions
>> 1) Hidden Figures (book and movie)
>> 2) Steve Jobs (book and movie)
>> 3) Triumph of the Nerds
>> N) War Games
> "Hackers", by Steven Levy
"Sneakers" -- A great movie really about the hacking spirit.
"Soul of a New Machine" -- Follows the developement of DG machines, but
it really a very human story about engineering and triumph. Holds up
well, good read.
"The Hacker Crackdown": https://www.mit.edu/hacker/hacker.html
Bell Labs Homdel Computing Center Training:
^ This one is great for people who do any kind of development work as it
kind of follows a program being developed through the computing center.
> Mike Loewen mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
> Old Technology http://q7.neurotica.com/Oldtech/
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