R.I.P. Clive Sinclair

Tor Arntsen kspt.tor at gmail.com
Wed Sep 22 01:48:17 CDT 2021

On Wed, 22 Sept 2021 at 00:01, Jecel Assumpcao Jr via cctalk
<cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:

> The TI people were selling their chip as a simple four operation
> calculator. Here is what the Sinclair people did with it:
> http://files.righto.com/calculator/sinclair_scientific_simulator.html

And that's where the "world's first" comes from: ".. the world's first
single-chip scientific calculator," - i.e. not the first pocket
calculator, of course. Just the first single-chip scientific
calculator, or at least the first low-priced one (and the smallest one
too, at the time).

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