September 1968 Radio-Electronics
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Wax nostalgic about and learn from the history of early electronics.
See articles from Radio-Electronics,
published 1930-1988. All copyrights hereby acknowledged.
I checked out the printed
circuit board maze and, as implied, all those beginning paths lead to $.
RCA (Radio Corporation of America), along with other companies
NRI (National Radio Institute), and
CIE (Cleveland Institute of Electronics, all had a unique angle.
Every company attempts to pique interest in its products and/or service by creating
buzzwords such as, in RCA's case, AUTOTEXT. AUTOTEXT is "a system of programmed
instructions, a method of learning provided with thousands of students. This beginning source in electronics is accurately planned so that as you read a series of statements,
questions, and answers, you learn almost without realizing it. It's fast! It's easy!
It's fun!" Learning by osmosis. What more could an aspiring technician ask for?
How to Become a 'Non-Degree Engineer in the May 1966 Electronics
Cleveland Electronics Institute Electronics Slide Rule Advertisement
in the August 1967 Electronics World,
RCA Institutes Advertisement in the June 1969 Electronics
Engineering Level Opportunities for You in the February 1970
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