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December 18, 2010

The lamp is definitely better

srikanth @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1292716789 ) Play

The hardware flopped, but the software lives on! Simple enough – identify the device :)

Cracked by: shrik , Rogi , Pawankumar Hegde , duriel , jowens , apar , Raghuvansh , Piyush and dineshk

Answer:
The Pixar Image Computer. Pixar was initially a part hardware company. This was their “flagship” graphics computer, which bombed because it was a bit too expensive.


12 Responses to “The lamp is definitely better”

  1. shrik
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    The Pixar Image Computer


  2. Rogi
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    Dupe of October 3, ’09.
    Gen 1 Pixar Image Computer


  3. Pawankumar Hegde
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    Pixar Image Computer


  4. duriel
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    Pixar Image Computer.


  5. jowens
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    The Pixar Image Computer.


  6. vinayaknp

    Holography ?


  7. apar
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    Pixar Image Computer.


  8. Raghuvansh
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    Pixar Image Computer


  9. srinivas

    ballot boxes..


  10. Piyush

    Pixar image computer


  11. dineshk
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    Pixar Image Computer.


  12. Bharath
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    The prototype x-y mutual capacitance touchscreen developed at CERN in 1977 by Bent Stumpe, a Danish electronics engineer, for the control room of CERN’s accelerator SPS (Super Proton Synchrotron). This was a further development of the self capacitance screen , also developed at CERN in 1972.


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