Host: Robert X. Cringely
Series Written by:
Robert X. Cringely, John Gau and Stephen Segaller
Editor: Bruce Barrow
Camera: Greg Bond
Wendy Revak, Brett Wood
Sound: Gene Koon
Music by: Michael Bard
Guitar Stylings by: Dan Balmer
Michael Bard, C.A.S./Newton Bard, Inc.
Sound Design/Editing: Matt Meyer
Matt Meyer, Michael Bard, C.A.S.
Graphic Design: Carrie Christopher
Transcription: Rosalie Edmonds
Business Manager: Susan Smith
Assistant Producer: Catherine Wilson
John Scoon, John Frazee and Dave Fulton
Administration: Chris Zier
Alfa Romeo Association of California
Boston Duck Tours
Draper Fisher Jurvetson
J.L.S. Middle School
Santa Clara Cricket Club
Archive materials, photos and footage:
"AT&T History," "The Town and the Telephone,"
"All Kinds of People" Property of AT&T Archives
Reprinted with permission of AT&T.
BBN Corporation, now GTE Internetworking
Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints
The Computer Museum
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Infoworld Publishing Corp.
International Council For Computer Communication
"Howard Rheingold Kinko's commercial"
courtesy of Kinko's, Inc. Music written and
produced by Intuition Music, Inc.
Library of Congress
MacDonald & Associates
Segments, including interview of Larry Roberts,
From 16mm film MIT Science Reporter:
Computer Sketchpad 1964 property of MIT Museum
NASA Johnson Space Center Media Resource Center
"Space War: Fanatic Life and Symbolic Death Among
the Computer Bums" by Stewart Brand from
Rolling Stone, December 7, 1972 by
Straight Arrow Publishers, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Reprinter by Permission.
UCLA Film and Television Archive
United States Department of Defense
The WPA Film Library
Whole Earth Magazine
Executive in Charge of Production: John Lindsay
Associate Producer: Cyndee Readdean
Second Unit Director: John Booth
Line Producer: Gino Del Guercio
Executive Producer: John Gau
Series Produced and Directed by: Stephen Segaller
NERDS 2.0.1: A Brief History of the Internet
1998 Oregon Public Broadcasting
All Rights Reserved
Other Cringely web sites:
Triumph of the Nerds
Digital TV: A Cringely Crash Course
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