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  • n. a CPU, memory and communications capability on a single chip; used in grids to form parallel processing computers

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  • The Apple iPhone and iPod wouldn't be here if it was not for a bunch of 1970s British boffins and their innovative "transputer" technology, sponsored by the Labour government of PM Harold Wilson.

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  • By the time his car had reached the main gate the dedicated transputer would have downloaded his image onto the guard's screen.

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  • The most interesting bit, though, is the use of an 500Mhz XCore co-processor, which the X1000's hardware designer describes as a descendant of the transputer - once the great hope of British silicon.

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  • David May (CTO and pioneer inventor of the transputer)

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  • The most interesting bit, though, is the use of an 500Mhz XCore co-processor, which the X1000's hardware designer describes as a descendant of the transputer - once the great hope of British silicon. "

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