Here’s something you don’t see everyday: Jeremy Clarkson in a BBC documentary showcasing the past, present, and future of computers. Videos (8-parts) after the jump.

…computers with capabilities ranging from those of a personal digital assistant to a supercomputer may all perform the same tasks, as long as time and memory capacity are not considerations. Due to technological advancement, modern electronic computers are exponentially more capable than those of preceding generations (a phenomenon partially described by Moore’s Law)

[via FreshcreationWikipedia]

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5

Part 6

Part 7

Part 8