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" A memex is a device in which an individual stores all his books, records, and communications, and which is mechanized so that it may be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility... "
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Emerging Information Technology: Improving Decisions, Cooperation, and ...

Kenneth E. Kendall - Business & Economics - 1999 - 373 pages
...his Memex as a device that individually stores books, records, and communications, and this procedure is mechanized so that it may be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility. It was an enlarged, intimate supplement to human memory. Engelbart (l963l and Nelson (l967l carried Bush's...
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Hypertext: Theory Into Practice

Ray McAleese - Computers - 1999 - 144 pages
...(Meadows,1988) described a virtual device called Memex which resembled a mechanized private file and library: 'a device in which an individual stores all his books, records, and communications.. .an enlarged intimate supplement to his memory'. Bush held human mental agility as: 'awe-inspiring...
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Marketing Communications Classics: An International Collection of Classic ...

Maureen Fitzgerald, David Arnott - Business & Economics - 2000 - 524 pages
...years ago, Busch (1945, p. 106) proposed a hypertext-like system called Memex, which would consist of 'a device in which an individual stores all his books,...be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility'. Nelson (1967) discussed hypertext in terms of a network of paths and associations, with an emphasis...
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Recent Advances and Issues in Computers

Martin Gay - Computers - 2000 - 261 pages
...published in the July 1945 issue of The Atlantic Monthly, Bush predicted the development of a Memex or a "device in which an individual stores all his books,...be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility. Bush was born in Massachusetts in 1890. He attended Medford, Massachusetts' Tufts University, from...
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Geocomputation

Robert J. Abrahart, Stan Openshaw, Linda M. See - Technology & Engineering - 2003 - 436 pages
...the Office of Scientific Research and Development of the US Government foresaw a device 'in which one stores all his books, records, and communications, and which is mechanized so that it can be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility'. These devices would also need to be associative...
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Visual Methods in Social Research

Marcus Banks - Social Science - 2001 - 201 pages
...Vannevar Bush, then President of the Carnegie Institution, envisaged a hypothetical machine - the 'memex', 'a device in which an individual stores all his books,...be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility' (Bush 1995: Section 6). Once a user had stored (on microfilm) all the relevant material, and indexed...
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Designing Web Interfaces

Michael Rees, Mike Rees, Andrew White, Bebo White - Computers - 2001 - 373 pages
...famous article in The Atlantic Monthly. It was intended to be" ...a device in which an individual stores his books, records, and communications, and which...be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility." Memex was never actually implemented. b) List and discuss existing hypertext systems. Answer: The World...
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Writing Inventions: Identities, Technologies, Pedagogies

Scott Lloyd DeWitt - Education - 2001 - 277 pages
...considered by many to be the most sophisticated technology of the time (Bevilacqua, 1989, 159). Bush wrote, "A memex is a device in which an individual stores all his [or her] books, records, and communications, and which is mechanized so that it may be consulted with...
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Teaching and Learning by Doing Corpus Analysis: Proceedings of the ..., Volume 1

Bernhard Kettemann, Georg Marko - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 390 pages
...Consider a future device for individual use, which is a sort of mechanized private file and library. 1t needs a name, and to coin one at random, 'memex' will...be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility [...]. When numerous items have been thus joined together to form a trail, they can be reviewed in...
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Handbook on Information Technologies for Education and Training: with 103 ...

Heimo H. Adelsberger, Betty Collis, Jan M. Pawlowski - Computers - 2002 - 688 pages
...Research and Development in the USA, proposed a device called the memex. According to Bush (1945), "A memex is a device in which an individual stores...be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility." In his vision, an individual would record relevant events and documents using a camera and microphone....
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