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March 25, 1971: Bigger role ahead for systems in textile field

Source:  TNMOC

Robin Linkater is a young lecturer in textile design; his time is spent teaching and on research in his specialised field – the inter-relationship between colours. And this is where the difference starts – where others refer to tables and perform laborious calculations using slide rules and desk machines to decide the effect of one colour on another, Robin merely dials into a time-share computer system.

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