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Gigatron – chips are down

Looks like I’ll need to spend some time “debugging” all my solder joints because although all the chips are in the blinkenlights aren’t lighting up 😔


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Gigatron – some assembly required

I don’t know if 74 chips have got smaller since I was a kid or if I’ve just got bigger but this is a test of dexterity.

There’s a reason why although I started out my career in hardware I soon decided to stick to software!

Amazingly nothing blew up when I connected the power.


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WSJ article on calculator hacking

I was actually interviewed by Dionne Searcey for this Wall Street Journal article on calculator hacking but she didn’t use any of it, heh : – ) Previously on this blog …

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