PC March Through Time - Michael Rothberg, Geek (Father to Staff Writer Deb Perelman)

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

June 4 marks the 30th anniversary of the release of the Apple II, one of the 1977 trinity (also including the TRS-80 and the Commodore PET) that started the PC revolution. In honor of this auspicious event, eWEEK staff got together to recount their first&

 
 
 

Then: My first PC was a Nippon Electric PC-8000. I purchased it in 1982 for $3,500, and it was configured with 32KB of RAM, no hard drive, two 5.25-inch floppy drives, a 12-inch monochrome monitor, an NEC Spinwriter printer (so slow, but true letter quali

PC March Through Time - Michael Rothberg, Geek (Father to Staff Writer Deb Perelman)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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