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by Hannah Leitheiser

What's a computer, again?

#future #computers #OlofJohannesson

The End of Man?

Olof Johannesson

1968

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2020-02-17

"Therefore, by way of introduction to the exposition which follows it will be well to give a brief description of some of the main characteristics of a primitive data-processing machine." - Olof Johannesson, The End of Man? (1968)

It's one of those, 'we are all suppose to know exactly what this is, but let's find an excuse to explain it to our viewers' moments.

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