Flûte alors. I had forgotten about that, but not so long ago, flûte (flute) was a French cuss word.
Pains d’anis & macarons
Anna German memorial in Wrocław.
John Browning’s Auto-5 ancestor
Please do not pet. The prettiest Beetle I’ve ever seen.
The first microprocessor.
The tools you can use to fight Cylons. Smaky6 was a Swiss computer.
It was a long was down to OSX
Digital PDP-8E – I’d love to see computers as pretty as this one back in production.
The PDP-8 combined low cost, simplicity, expandability, and careful engineering for value. The greatest historical significance was that the PDP-8’s low cost and high volume made a computer available to many new people for many new uses. Its continuing significance is as a historical example of value-engineered computer design.