Jeffrey B. Ferland autocracy at
Wed Jan 17 17:07:55 PST 2001

Matthias Benkmann has a .sig that reads:
> Where...the ENIAC is equipped with 18000 vacuum tubes and weighs 30 tons,
> computers in the future may have 1000 vacuum tubes and perhaps weigh just
> 1-1/2 tons.
> Popular Mechanics, March 1949, p.258

And Moore's law will probably become inneffective before we break the 1 Ghz


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