Bit Blit Algorithm (Amiga Blitter Chip) – Computerphile

The Bit Blit algorithm dates back to Xerox PARC, but was famously used to sell the Amiga home computer among others. Dr Steve Bagley takes us through how it works.

This is a re-upload due to an audio problem on the earlier edit -Sean

This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley.

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