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2 posts • joined 5 Nov 2011

World's first biz computer was British – and sold teacakes

leocomerford

Video

Here's a contemporary promotional film for LEO by LEO Computers Limited, which shows it at work computing delivery loads for Lyons.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wsirYCAocZk#t=31m42s

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Profiteers cash in on Steve Jobs' signature glasses

leocomerford
Boffin

Accept no substitutes

Actually, I'd guess it's at least even money that SJ was following the lead of canonical different-thinker John Lennon http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GEPhLqwKo6g#t=0m17s in his choice of specs, and apparently Lennon's were a gen-u-ine NHS-issue model http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S30dv5OsK0Y , so arguably the NHS ones are the real thing.

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