The Manchester Baby is 63 years old today

The first “modern” programmable computer with 32 words of memory, is 63 years old today.

Manchester's Baby

A revised history of the Manchester Baby, in two parts, by B. Jack Copeland from the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand, is available here and here — a really
interesting read.

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Software Analyst in embedded systems and C++, C and VHDL developer, I specialize in security, communications protocols and time synchronization, and am interested in concurrency, generic meta-programming and functional programming and their practical applications. I take a pragmatic approach to project management, focusing on the management of risk and scope. I have over two decades of experience as a software professional and a background in science.
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One Response to The Manchester Baby is 63 years old today

  1. fred says:

    It s always good to remember where we come from !

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