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Home Computers: 100 Icons that Defined a Digital Generation, book review

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Home Personal computers: a hundred Icons that Defined a Electronic Generation • By Alex Wiltshire • Thames & Hudson • 256 pages • ISBN 978 500 022160 • £24.95

It is unnerving to be consigned to history. Home Personal computers: a hundred Icons that Defined a Electronic Generation by Alex Wiltshire puts your reviewer firmly in that box. Of the a hundred computer systems glossily photographed by John Short, I’ve owned about fifteen, utilized about fifty, and was on the design crew for a person. At the time, each and every laptop in these pages was slicing-edge in some way

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Waste Natural Gas Powers Computers Seeking Coronavirus Cure

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In a partnership that appears to be par for the program in these unusual pandemic instances, waste normal fuel is powering a computing venture that’s searching for a COVID-19 treatment.

The normal fuel, a byproduct of oil drilling, would or else be burned in air, a wasteful observe referred to as flaring. It is in its place currently being converted to electrical energy … Read More