20591Re: [midatlanticretro] 1980 video by AT&T/Bell Labs about microprocessors
- Mar 31, 2011
On Mar 31, 2011 7:25 AM, <system@...> wrote:
> Dan Roganti <ragooman@...> writes:
> >> Dan Roganti <ragooman@...> writes: > > >There's a funny line in
> >there "These two buttons [star and pound] reserved for compu= ter communications and other far-out uses...."
> Not at all. Just putting the "astounding 7,000" transistors comment into
> perspective. WRT Moore's Law, I believe we've achieved more acceleration
> than Moore anticipated.
Yes, I think that one has been broken several times over.
What would be nice to see is a timeline charting the devices and transistor count.
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