Suggested Reading: The Race for a New Game Machine

April 4, 2009

David Shippy, Mickie Phipps — The Race for a New Game Machine — Citadel Press, 2009, 256 pp. ISBN 978-080653101-4

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(buy at Amazon.com)

This book, strongly reminescent of Tracy Kidder’s Pulitzer-winning Soul of a New Machine, relates the history of the development of the Cell, Xenon, and Broadway processors, the hearts of Sony’s PS3, Microsoft’s Xbox 360, and Nintendo’s Wii game machines, respectively.

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