Technological change – our world in data

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  1. Moore’s original paper is Gordon E. Moore (1965) – Cramming more components into integrated circuits. In Electronics, Volume 38, Number 8, April 19, 1965.

  2. Adapted from Gordon E. Moore (1965) – crawling more components into integrated circuits. In Electronics, Volume 38, Number 8, April 19, 1965.

  3. The source for the graph is Intel here. The original post is by Gordon E. Moore (1965) – Cramming more components into integrated circuits. In Electronics, Volume 38, Issue 8, April 19, 1965. Note the logarithmic vertical axis chosen to show the linearity of the growth rate.

  4. Source is Koomey, Berard, Sanchez, and Wong (2011) Implications for historical trends in electrical efficiency of computing. In IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, 33, 3, 46-54.
    This data is based on Nordhaus 2007 with additional data added after 1985.

    Note the logarithmic vertical axis chosen to show the linearity of the growth rate.

  5. There is a short, unrecorded article on this research in the MIT Technology Review.

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