A mind at play : how Claude Shannon invented the information age

Title A mind at play : how Claude Shannon invented the information age
Names Soni, Jimmy.
Goodman, Rob.
Goodman, Rob, author.
Book Number DB089182
Annotation Biography of Claude Shannon (1916-2001), who has been called the father of information theory, and who advanced the idea of using electrical switches instead of mechanical ones in early computers. Discusses his career at MIT and Bell Labs, noteworthy discoveries, and influence on later computer pioneers. Unrated. Commercial audiobook. 2017.
Narrator Yen, Jonathan.
Title Status Active
Local Subject Biography - BIO
General NonFiction - GNF
Male narrator - MN
Unrated - UR
LC Subject Electrical engineers - United States - Biography
Information theory
Mathematicians - United States - Biography
Nonfiction
Talking books
Downloadable books
Medium Digital Books
Language English
Length 11 hours, 54 minutes
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : (Minuteman Talking Books, recording studio) 2017 (Minuteman Talking Books, recording studio)
Original Publication Reissue of: Unabridged. Old Saybrook, Conn. : Tantor Media, p2017. 9781541424647
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