Anthills

As a fan of the late Terry Pratchett’s Discworld books, I recall one of the passing jokes in a televised story: one of the technical the wizards had developed a computer run by ants and the sign on the front (viewed briefly as the camera panned across a shot) read “Anthill Inside”.  At the time, a well-known brand of CPUs for personal computers had a similar sounding advertisement. Continue reading