was the first Chip-based CPU and after it was released 15th of
November 1971, haven't the world been the same :-). The Gnome do
have some similarities with this very first processor - for
instance the 4-bit data registers.
The purpose of The Gnome to present some of the
principles which the basics of all CPU's and Computers. There's
lots of stuff which could (and should) be optimized in order to
make it useable in "real-life" application.