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2008-06-18 12:05:00

During the 60th Anniversary celebration of “Baby”, the forerunner of all modern computers, historians have released what they consider to be the oldest recordings of computer generated music.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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