Thematic Photographic 286 - Technological

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More power, pleaseLondon, ONDecember 2011 Welcome to this, our 286th Thematic. In geekdom, 286 has a somewhat strange significance: Intel's 80286 processor was an early example of16-bit architecture, and it underpinned IBM's PC/AT (Advanced Technology) computer way back in 1984, and became a technological standard for years thereafter before being superseded by the similarly iconic 386 chip. To this day, simply saying "286" to a nerd is bound to stoke strong memories of a watershed period in the PC revolution.Or maybe it's just me.Either way, this week's Thematic theme, technological, celebrates all that is techie. . . .

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