Month: February 2011



There’s nothing more embarrassing than being a poet, really. – Elizabeth Bishop (via @parisreview) @myEN — Patti Niehoff (@PattiN) February 14, 2011

VAX: how I do miss you

electronic life

VAX was an instruction set architecture (ISA) developed by Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) in the mid-1970s. A 32-bit complex instruction set computer (CISC) ISA, it was designed to extend or replace DEC’s various Programmed Data Processor (PDP) ISAs. The VAX name was also used by DEC for a family of computer systems based on this processor architecture. via VAX – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.