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PostPosted: Mon May 29, 2017 11:57 am 
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A few videos on some interesting historical systems.




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Lisp programmers tend to seem very odd to outsiders, just like anyone else who has had a religious experience they can't quite explain to others.


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 Post subject: Re: Odd computer models
PostPosted: Mon May 29, 2017 1:17 pm 
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I've still got an Apricot Portable (from the second video) in a cupboard somewhere. It came in a rigid plastic carrying case and the (separate) keyboard communicated with the computer via an optical link. It ran a proprietary GUI on top of a custom version of MS-DOS. It was a nice machine for its time.


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