Robert Noyce was the co-inventor of the integrated circuit. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.
July 18, 1968: The Intel Corporation is founded by Gordon Moore and Robert Noyce, after receiving $2.5 million in funding from financier Arthur Rock. Intel began producing memory chips as their primary product, until their engineers created the first microprocessor in 1971, changing the course of technology and computing forever.
The microchip is co-invented by Jack Kilby of Texas Instruments (pictured) and Robert Noyce of Fairchild Semiconductors, in The microchip or integrated circuit chip would lead to the future explosion of computers and eventually smart phones.