Archive for date: May 18, 2014

Best thing at the MakerFaire: a relay computer that calculates square roots…

May 18, 2014 | Retrocomputing | By: Mark VandeWettering

Long time readers here should know that I have a bit of a fascination with strange, retro computing devices. While I haven’t done anything significant in this area myself, I love to see them, and at yesterday’s MakerFaire, I saw Simon’s Relay Calculating Engine. I’ll let Simon explain it to you: My own impressions: it’s […]