St George’s day for geeks

Today’s Google doodle celebrates the conjunction of St George’s day and the thirtieth anniversary of the launch of the Sinclair ZX Spectrum personal computer.  It’s a crude, blocky, image of a knight fighting a dragon that looks just right for the product of a 1980s computer.  The BBC has brought together two of the designers of the ZX Spectrum to provide some insight into the design and development processes.

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