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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Em rated it liked it Jan 20, Ryan Tessier marked it as to-read Jul 16, 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.
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Simon Barron added it Oct 29, As the title would indicate, the book pays emphasis — especially in the end — to the idea that hypertext is the real-word manifestation of what Bush was proposing in the first place. 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 Hypertexf was developed and how Bush’s writings have influenced today’s research agenda in hypertext, multimedia, and artificial intelligence.
Josh marked it as to-read Feb 19, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Erica Wissick marked it as to-read Nov 19, Man Solo marked it as to-read Feb 19, James Porter marked it as to-read Oct 10, Simona marked it as to-read Jul hyperttext, This is really a collection of writings, published elsewhere, about Vannevar Bush’s seminal essay “How We May Think,” and the idea of the Memex which he proposed. Lists with This Book.
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Nov 20, Deane Barker rated it really liked it. Today, computers in millions of offices and homes perform tasks that closely resemble InVannevar Bush, the engineer who designed the world’s most powerful analog computers and the official responsible for U. Full-text searching is available within public or private collectionsand within individual items. Phoenix marked it as to-read May 17, Beads Land added it Jan 04, Chris marked it as to-read Apr 14, From Memex to hypertext: Trivia About From Memex to Hyp To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.