RIP Gordon Moore

Very sad to hear of the passing of Gordon Moore, the originator of Moore’s Law and one of the founders, along with Bob Noyce of Intel.

Here’s both of them in 1960 along with the rest of the Traitorous Eight, the founders of Fairchild Semiconductor.

Wayne Miller - Original publication: Magnum Photos for Fairchild Semiconductor Immediate source: Magnum Photos NYC33964
USA. 1960. The Fairchild/Shockley 8, who left the lab of Nobel Prize winner William Shockley to form Silicon Valley's first start-up, Fairchild Semiconductor. From left to right: Gordon Moore, C. Sheldon Roberts, Eugene Kleiner, Robert Noyce, Victor Grinich, Julius Blank, Jean Hoerni and Jay Last.
Wayne Miller – Original publication: Magnum Photos for Fairchild Semiconductor Immediate source: Magnum Photos NYC33964
USA. 1960. The Fairchild/Shockley 8, who left the lab of Nobel Prize winner William Shockley to form Silicon Valley’s first start-up, Fairchild Semiconductor. From left to right: Gordon MooreC. Sheldon RobertsEugene KleinerRobert NoyceVictor GrinichJulius BlankJean Hoerni and Jay Last.

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