July 18, 1968: Intel Incorporates
Hungarian immigrant Andy Grove, along with Gordon Moore and Robert Noyce founded Intel in 1968, as Integrated Electronics Corporation. Intel was actually the trademark of a hotel – They ended up buying out the name.
Full Day in Tech History podcast show notes for July 17
- The Dark Knight, Heath Ledger’s last movie, hits theaters
- Video of Titanic’s remains were released
- US DOC permit’s export of computers to the Soviet Union