Information theory began as a bridge from mathematics to electrical engineering and from there to computing. – James Gleick
I created the Classic Computing blog because I know absolutely nothing about classic computing or the disciplines required to understand it.
I wondered on to a website that showed a brief timeline of the history of computing and games and was immediately interested to learn more. However, I found myself wholly lacking in the necessary education to understand how a computer works. Learning more about mathematics, electronics, and programming is a big job.
Therefore, I have decided to track all these computing disciplines through history and build my knowledge gradually. This is perhaps a problematic undertaking, but what the heck.
I hope you can assist me with your experience and keep me from blowing my self up.