Yet, with all its renown, Memex is largely misunderstood. In From Memex to Hypertext, all of Bush’s writings about Memex have been collected for the first time. From Memex To Hypertext: Vannevar Bush and the Mind’s Machine [James M. Nyce, Paul Kahn] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. From Memex to Hypertext: Vannevar Bush and the Mind’s Machine [Reviews]. Published in: IEEE Annals of the History of Computing (Volume: 17, Issue: 3, Fall.

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This is really a collection of writings, published elsewhere, about Vannevar Bush’s seminal essay mmex We May Think,” and the idea of the Memex which he proposed. Kahn, PaulNyce, James M. Ben Stroup marked it as to-read Aug 04, Raffaello Palandri rated it it was amazing Jun 18, Andrew Louis marked it as to-read Mar 13, Books by Vannevar Bush.

Octav Druta marked it as to-read Feb 14, No trivia or quizzes yet. A report to the President By: The bottom line is that ffrom you enjoyed “As We May Think” but want to take it a bit further, this book is likely exactly what you’re looking for.

In From Memex to Hypertext, all of Bush’s writings about Memex have been collected for the first time. Erica Wissick marked it as to-read Nov nemex, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


Phoenix marked it as to-read May 17, Keith marked it as to-read Feb 20, Nov 19, Kate rated it it was ok Recommends it for: Surrounding Bush’s essays are chapters by historians and leading figures in the computer science research community telling the story of how the idea of Memex was developed and how Bush’s writings have influenced today’s research agenda in hypertext, multimedia, and artificial intelligence.

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I suspect everyone who reads this book will enjoy it, because you have to be pretty interested in Bush to even want to read this. Office of Scientific Research and Development. Return to Book Page.

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Ryan Tessier marked it as to-read Jul 16, Go to Public Collections to browse other people’s collections. There are several essays discussion the apparently influential Hypertext ’87 conference, and I enjoyed some analysis of the state of technology in the early 90s as writers tried to determine if we had enough hardware advancement to realize Bush’s vision. Grom isn’t a book you pick up casually. Limited search only original from University of Michigan.

Em rated it liked it Jan 20, Man Solo marked it as to-read Feb 19, frlm From Memex to hypertext: Somewhere in the middle of the book, a writing says that we “think in hypertext. Anna marked it as to-read Oct 03, Main Content Similar Items Oscillating-curreint circuits; an extension of the theory of generalized angular volocities, with applications to the coupled circuit and the artificial transmission line, By: Lindsay marked it as to-read Jun 21, Tools Cite this Export citation file.


Hardcoverpages. For many people in the fields of computer and information science, Bush’s Memex has been the prototype of the personal computer, and the first design for a machine to help people think and manage information.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Create your own Private Collection by searching or browsing to find items of interest and then adding them to a collection. Trivia About From Memex to Hyp Published December 31st by Academic Press first published December 17th Today, computers in millions of offices and homes perform tasks that closely resemble the ideas that Bush proposed.

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