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Times op-ed: What Is To Be Done? An answer to Dean Acheson's famous quip

On Tuesday 2 December, the Times ran an op-ed by me you can see HERE. It got cut slightly for space. Below is the original version that makes a few other points. 1,592 more words

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Von Neumann Architecture and its Influence on Making of Computers

Q25. What is the Von Neumann architecture? Did it influence the making of computers? How?

Ans. The idea of ‘stored program computer’ in which data and instructions are stored in ROM, memory contents are addressable and execution tales place in a sequential fashion was proposed by Von Neumann. 24 more words