Weekend Reading CCIX

by uber

The Inside Story of Texas Instruments’ Biggest Blunder: The TMS9900 Microprocessor

I encountered the 68k first in my childhood computer (an Amiga 500), and later in college, when we built a computer from wire-wrapped circuits, and coded 68k assembly on it.

http://spectrum.ieee.org/geek-life/history/the-inside-story-of-texas-instruments-biggest-blunder-the-tms9900-microprocessor


16th Century Diplomatic Excuses

Brexit is going fine. Click the link to see the thread.


Everything That is Wrong With the Animaniacs Nations of the World Song

I love me a good explainer. Since I moved to the States, I’m more interested in learning the States and their Capitals.

http://everything-everywhere.com/everything-that-is-wrong-with-the-animaniacs-nations-of-the-world-song/