The Age of the Philadelphia Computer
Computers have a long slow history. The computer industry, however, had an abrupt start and sudden decline, in Philadelphia.
- Computers, Digital Cameras, and Cellphones Much of the early development of the electronic computer took place in Philadelphia. We lost the lead, but it might return.
- George (3) It's often desirable to get live financial data and everyone knows. XML is the thing to use but actually writing programs that work takes a bit of trouble. Plus, once you've got the data you need to display it.