We are all constantly surprised and bemused by new technologies and arguably, one of the most important developments this century, was the invention of the microchip, by one Jack Kilby. So which of today’s staggering technologies could possibly amaze the man that started it all? Kilby, now 73 told CNN he is most surprised by musical neckties and singing birthday cards. Mr Kilby has obviously never been unfortunate enough to receive one.
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