The E.D.S.A.C. Demonstration
During the first day of the Conference, a demonstration was given of the new Cambridge Calculator, the E.D.S.A.C. In this demonstration, tables of both squares and primes were printed. These two problems have served as test routines for the machine, and are detailed here for the record rather than as examples of elegant programming. No attempt will be made to explain all the tricks and devices available to the programmer. However, it is hoped that the following notes, flow diagrams, and annotations will render the actual routines used in the demonstration intelligible.
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