Intel founder Andy Grove. © Stanford University
July 18th 1968, Gordon Moore, Robert Noyce and Andy Grove recorded history by establishing a company Intel. However, on 22 March 20016, the figure of Intel co-founder Andy Grove has passed away.
Name Andy Grove may be unfamiliar, but the sosk among the instigators of the technology known as Silicon Valley legend or technology development center in America.
Even Grove is often called the founder of the Silicon Valley. So it is not wrong in 1997 when Time magazine calls the Grove as a pioneer of the digital revolution and select it as 'Man of the Year'.
News of the death Grove published directly by Intel early this morning. Unfortunately the cause of death of 79-year-old man was not known.
"Andy made the impossible could happen, to inspire generations of technologists, entrepreneurs, and business leaders the world," said Intel CEO Brian Krzanich, CNET (22/03).
Lead singer-frontman international technology industry immediately expressed their condolences via Twitter, one of which is the Apple boss Tim Cook.
"Andy Grove is one of the 'giants' in the world of technology. He loved this country and encourages Americans to his best. Rest in peace," wrote Tim Cook on his Twitter account.