In Reply to JWoody:
"I don't think acorn coming up with Econet influenced anybody."
Hermann Hauser said on the topic of Econet:
'I think we could easily have standardised had we realised that standards were becoming important. Then in 1984 it was basically copied by Apple, and it's now called AppleTalk'.
So it didn't influence anybody, hmm?
Acorn grandee Steve Furber to visit usergroup Prof Steve Furber, who was one of the designers behind the BBC Microcomputer and the 32bit ARM processor, will give a talk about the history of Acorn and what he's up to these days to the Wakefield RISC OS Computer Club next month. 1 comment, latest by Wakeman on 3/2/09 6:49PM. Published: 20 Jan 2009