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Stories by F. G. Heath

Origins of the Binary Code

This key element of modern computing systems can be traced as far back as the 17th century, when Francis Bacon devised a binary scheme of lettering for encoding his secret messages

August 1, 1972 — F. G. Heath

Large-Scale Integration in Electronics

Within the past five years the size of electronic devices has been shrunk by a factor of 10. Now one can connect more than 1,000 transistors into a circuit only a tenth of an inch square...

February 1, 1970 — F. G. Heath
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