From Abacus to Microprocessors

If you study the operations of a modern microprocessor, you might notice similarities between it and old mechanical calculating devices such as the Arithmometer if you squint hard. To be more specific, what we call the Arithmetic Logic Unit (ALU) in a microprocessor has many similarities with old…

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Erik Engheim

Erik Engheim

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Geek dad, living in Oslo, Norway with passion for UX, Julia programming, science, teaching, reading and writing.