Where the Future Came From: The Idea Factory

The book, Idea Factory by author Jon Gertner was reviewed in the Wall Street Journal on March 16, 2012 by Bob Metcalfe in an article entitled, Where the Future Came From.

The article chronicles the invention of the telephone system, Bell Labs and related innovations, taking us from the past ahead to the future.

The review may be accessed at http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204781804577271442604380350.html?mod=djemEditorialPage_h.