Windows Rant

Grizzly Real_Grizz_Adams at
Mon Jul 12 06:07:58 UTC 2010

On 11 July 2010 at 17:59, Douglas Pollard 
Enlightened me with this:-Re: Windows Rant

>I might well be wrong, but I don't think there was hardrives in the mid 
>1970's. If there were I must have been  dumb as a stump as we used tape 
>drives.  A good friend of mine was using a wire recorder to save to and 
>they were popular in the early 1950's .   My first Windows computer was 
>a lap top with Windows 3.1  and that was used and  was about 1989 and I 
>think the 3.5 floppies were pretty new even that late.                  
>                                             Doug

That would be a "LugAble" but I doubt that a (used) 1989 version would be able 
to run an OS that was not released for another 2 years, and I doubt it would 
have been much fun with a mono display Black/Orange, Black/Green or the then 
"new" Black/White

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