[etoys-dev] Toy computers
karlramberg at gmail.com
Tue Oct 11 15:57:35 EDT 2011
On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 9:22 PM, Jecel Assumpcao Jr.
<jecel at merlintec.com> wrote:
> Karl Ramberg wrote on Sun, 9 Oct 2011 18:16:09 +0200
>> And a bunch of CPU simulators:
> And on Sun, Oct 9, 2011 at 6:09 PM,:
>> > Here is a circuit simulator made in java. More advanced than the one in Etoys
>> > http://www.falstad.com/circuit/
> And on Sat, Oct 8, 2011 at 6:27 PM:
>> >> I have not tested this game, but it seems pretty cool.
>> >> Simulates chemistry, but it could just as well be a cpu.
>> >> http://spacechemthegame.com/
> These are all very good suggestions, thanks! I had seen the Java circuit
> simulator and it is a good example of what I said: it will let you
> understand the basics in detail but then you move on to one of the other
> tools for larger designs.
The Pippin simulator is quite fun.
I have issues with it, it will not save it's state because of some
java security setting.
But it is also part of a bigger site: The Analytical Engine
Site is quite old but it looks like a nice place to read up on
different topics in computing for students and interested people.
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