Differenceengine

04.21.08
Computer History Museum unboxes a Babbage difference engine
04.21.08

Computer History Museum unboxes a Babbage difference engine

Not too many people go to science museums and place orders, but former Microsoft CTO Nathan Myhrvol...

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03.14.08
DARPA hard at work on nanomechanical chips
03.14.08

DARPA hard at work on nanomechanical chips

These chips won't be blazing through Crysis any time soon, but there's certainly room in the world...

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07.26.07
Researchers develop nanochip based on Babbage's difference engine
07.26.07

Researchers develop nanochip based on Babbage's difference engine

In a tidbit of news which will get avid Neal Stephenson readers all hot and bothered, researches ha...

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