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Great electronic gadget designs 1900-today

Author: Ian Graham
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Heinemann Raintree, a Capstone imprint, 2016.
Series: Iconic designs.; Heinemann infosearch.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the development of electronics design from the first transistor radio and the Telstar satellite to the Roomba and the Kindle, profiles noted designers, and discusses the design process and possible future developments.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Graham
ISBN: 9781484626184 1484626184 9781484626238 1484626230
OCLC Number: 904047012
Awards: A Junior Library Guild Selection.
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introducing iconic gadgets --
Regency TR-1 --
Telstar --
Designer in focus: Ralph Baer --
JVC HR-3300 --
PET --
Apple II --
Sony Walkman --
IBM PC --
Game Boy --
PlayStation --
Tamagotchi --
Designer in focus: Aki Maita --
Aibo --
iPod --
Roomba --
Kindle --
From concept to icon: iPhone --
The future of electronic gadgets.
Series Title: Iconic designs.; Heinemann infosearch.
Other Titles: Great electronic gadget designs nineteen hundred-today
Responsibility: Ian Graham.
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Examines the development of electronics design from the first transistor radio and the Telstar satellite to the Roomba and the Kindle, profiles noted designers, and discusses the design process and possible future developments.

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