The history of portable tehnology 1961-2015
When somebody mention merging of man and machine, many will remember the first part of “The Terminator” movie from 1984. The idea of empowering human capabilities is even older technology, and its long history has had its ups and rapid falls. Run through the history of man and machine in 15 steps.
1961. The mathematician Edward Thorpe had an idea to use the computer in order to gain an advantage in gambling. Thus was created the first portable computer that was caunting and securing an additional 44% chance to win.