[TUHS] The birth of the Z3

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Sat May 12 08:21:13 AEST 2018


Way back on this day in 1941, Conrad Zuse unveiled the Z3; it was the 
first programmable automatic computer as we know it (Colossus 1 was not 
general-purpose).  The last news I heard about the Z3 was that she was 
destroyed in an air-raid...

This pretty much started computing, as we know it.

-- Dave


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