Microkhan by Brendan I. Koerner

Entries Tagged as 'Herman Hollerith'

“The Mills of the Gods”

August 24th, 2009 · No Comments

With next year’s Census already sparking so much political heat, it’s worth looking back at one of Microkhan’s favorite-ever technology stories: the 1890 Census, the tabulation fiesta that have birth to (semi-)modern programming. For the hardcore geeks in the audience, this is already a well-known tale, featuring one of the true rock stars of the […]


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