Category Archives: Nostalgia

Apollo 11

Fifty years ago today, we landed on the Moon. Follow along “live” from fifty years ago. Continue reading

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Reverse Shoplifting

Engineers love gadgets. Sometimes, we even anthropomorphize them a bit and get attached to pieces of vintage gear that we don’t really use anymore. The lure of the New And Shiny is strong, yes, but there’s something about the glow … Continue reading

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Resurrecting the Sinclair

The Timex-Sinclair 1000 (okay, my spare one) is back from the dead! Continue reading

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EPROMs

EPROMs are electrically programmable, UV-erasable, and easy to interface with TTL circuits. Continue reading

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