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Ken Shirriff
Tree node iconBryan Cantrill
Tree node iconJessie Frazelle
Tree node iconSteve Tuck
26 Jan 2021
01:20:36

On this episode of On the Metal, we interview Ken Shirriff, long-time computer programmer, retro computer aficionado, analog computer programmer, and miner of bitcoin by hand. Join us as we talk about breaking down silicon wafers, restoring old computers, what computers Ken grew up with, and even mining bitcoin on an array of different computers.

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