doctorow — 2013-09-14T10:02:05-04:00 — #1
boundegar — 2013-09-14T10:46:32-04:00 — #2
A million? A million? That's like what, 20 bits? Well gosh that should keep the NSA busy for a while.
stephen_schenck — 2013-09-14T14:31:00-04:00 — #3
Holy crap that's a bad deal.
And for the record, this is not an electromechanical prime number calculator. It's a regular, all-electric computer, with an electromechanical display.
james_glidewell — 2013-09-15T18:26:24-04:00 — #4
Going-going-gone. I figured that the remaining 20 or so would not last long after this appeared on Boing-Boing, but I thought they might at least last a day. Nope.
I got mine
Push button, receive prime.
Cool desk toy for a computer nerd.
gullevek — 2013-09-16T22:30:30-04:00 — #5
A video about this object can be found in the Numberphile channel:
doctorow — 2013-09-19T10:02:08-04:00 — #6
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