AN ABSOLUTELY classic arcade game that made its way on to all of the early computers
, Ghosts 'n' Goblins is still alive and well, and bounding, armour-clad with lance in hand, on to the new generation of consoles.
Steve Wozniak led the audience on a tour of his life, explaining in detail how he was able to nurture his love of early computers
, how he came to build the earliest Apples, how he met Steve lobs, and what he's been doing since he left Apple Computer.
We are what Microsoft was to early computers
," says co-founder Jason Syrie.
Wozniak also designed the interface that allowed those early computers
to use the first commercially produced floppy disk drives.
Toomey goes to great lengths to explain the development of weather prediction from its infancy with early "meteorologists," whose ideas included basic models of hurricanes, the foundation for numeric weather prediction, and even the impetus to employ early computers
in such prediction which went far beyond "weather guessing.
occupied entire rooms; they now fit snugly into the palm of the hand, The Japanese might be said to have elevated smallness to an art form (bonsai, origami, capsule hotels), but lack of physical buildable space in Japan is a serious issue that the precipitated some unorthodox responses.
VALVES were used in early computers
, and these would attract moths.