Windows Rant

Smoot Carl-Mitchell smoot at tic.com
Mon Jul 12 12:15:39 UTC 2010


On Sun, 2010-07-11 at 22:32 +0100, Grizzly wrote:

> You made an error there a 1960 PC (if you can call it that) would not have had 
> memory (and certainly not 16M) even by 1981 an IBM only had 64k and 8" floppys 
> (and cost circa  $20,000) in 1960 it would have been relays and NO FLOPPYS

Not quit $20K.  Retail price was around $3K.

http://www.darron.net/firstibm.html

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