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IBM Card Sorter

IBM was a pioneer when it came to punch cards, an early way of storing data and programs. One of the ways in which they helped to gain that reputation was by building automated card sorters and collators, which could work exceptionally fast, up to two thousand cards per minute!

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Taken on April 26, 2008