scientist in 1960's: *points at huge metal box*
scientist in 1960's: this is an "hardware" it is great because you can replace its program and make it do anything
product designer in 2018: *cracks knuckles* not if you DRM it enough

*slaps roof of computer in the 1960s* this bad boy can run so many programs

@fraggle probably one at a time tbh (i was just reading about process scheduling and i thiiink they didn't have anything much better than batch systems back then? but i suck at remembering dates)

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