Ed Roberts (1941-2010)

I was saddened today to hear (albeit rather belatedly) about the death of the some-time pioneering micro-computer engineer Ed Robterts. ┬áRoberts died on 1st April 2010: aged just 68. Roberts’ creation, the Altair 8800 was, arguably, the most important personal micro-computer ever made. ┬áIt was the machine that made the dream of a personal computer […]