Acorn Computers – Interesting Articles!
My first computers were both Acorn machines – the ‘Electron’ followed by an ‘A3000’ (part of the Archimedes family of RISC OS powered computers).
The Acorn Electron is now 30 years old and to celebrate ‘The Register’ has published an interesting article about how the Electron was developed and the problems Acorn suffered subsequently. Click here to read the article!
There is also an interesting article over at the Stuff Magazine website about the Archimedes computer and the birth of the ARM chip. Variations of the ARM processor now power a massive number of devices from mobile phones and tablets through to set top boxes. Click here to read the article!