Babbage's Analytical Engine: Plan 28

Tim

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-11530905

The Difference Engine was just a calculator:



The Analytical Engine will be programmable for numerous tasks.

http://plan28.org/ << Main website and donations drive

"I was a little worried whether enough people would care about a steam-powered computer, with 1k of memory that was 13,000 times slower than a [Sinclair] ZX81," he said.
 
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