Geek Fact for July 18th


In 1968, 
Andy Grove, Gordon Moore, and Robert Noyce found microprocessor manufacturer NM Electronics.

The name was taken from Noyce (N) and Morse (M). They quickly changed the name to Intel, formed from the first syllables of “integrated electronics”.

Learn more at http://www.referenceforbusiness.com/history2/84/Intel-Corporation.html

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