Apollo Guidance Computer Hacked to Mine Bitcoin

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A software engineer has reconfigured the only remaining Apollo Guidance Computer (AGC) that still works to mine for bitcoin. Tinkerer Ken Shirriff, who has an extensive back catalogue of system restorations and reverse engineering for famous legacy technology, took on a project to restore the 52-year-old guidance computer which was used on-board each Apollo command module (CM) […]