Whatever happened to ... this modern marvel?

By News-Gazette   ::   02/20/2017 - 11:28

URBANA — The next time you pick up that supercomputer in your pocket, take a moment to consider its famous ancestor at the University of the Illinois.

The Illinois Automatic Computer, dubbed ILLIAC, went online in 1952, one of the first computers built with a design that is now ubiquitous in the computing world. Read more....