Babbage

11.10.11
Researchers begin work on Babbage Analytical Engine, hope to compute like it's 1837
11.10.11

Researchers begin work on Babbage Analytical Engine, hope to compute like it's 1837

A fully-functional Babbage Difference Engine? That's been done and duplicated. But the even more...

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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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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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