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Windows 7: Heinz Zemanek computer scientist died at age 94.

17 Jul 2014   #1
NoN

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Heinz Zemanek computer scientist died at age 94.

Heinz Zemanek the Austrian computer scientist who developed the MAILUFTERL computer died at age 94!

Heinz Zemanek Austrian computer scientist

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Austrian computer pioneer best known for developing the first complete transistorized computer on the European continent. The computer was named Mailüfterl - German for "May breeze" - in reference to Whirlwind, a computer developed at MIT between 1945 and 1951.
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17 Jul 2014   #2
whs
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Thanks for posting. I knew him very well when he managed a small IBM laboratory in Vienna. He was a very educated and sophisticated man.
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