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Happy Birthday, PC

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August 12, 2006 01:03 AM PST

25 years ago today:

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I know people at work who still swear by those clicky-clacky IBM keyboards.

I remember editing BASIC programs using this:

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And today:

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Face it, if it wasn't for "Personal Computers", you'd all be unemployed bums living in your parents basement playing Dungeons & Dragons. Now, back to Oblivion...


Comments (1)
John, August 14, 2006 12:51 AM:

I thought the PC was pretty lame back then. I still can't stand those noisy keyboards.






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