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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Home_computer

Home computers were a class of microcomputers entering the market in 1977, and becoming .... A few years after coming to market the C-64 would sell some 2 million units per ... Even basic PCs cost thousands of dollars and were far out of reach for .... This unique computer failed for the same reasons as did IBM's PCjr: poor ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_personal_computers

The history of the personal computer as a mass-market consumer electronic device began with .... End users generally did not directly interact with the machine, but instead would prepare tasks for the computer on off-line .... IBM 5100 was a desktop computer introduced in September 1975, six years before the IBM PC. It was ...

www.computerhistory.org/timeline/computers

That same year in Germany, engineer Konrad Zuse built his Z2 computer, also using telephone .... Wilkes' ideas grew out of the Moore School lectures he had attended three years earlier. ... Tracks on the drum did the mathematical integration.

www.reference.com/history/did-first-computer-come-out-8cc72ea58da376a7

The Z3, designed in Germany by Konrad Zuse and completed in 1941, is widely considered to be the first programmable computer. While later computers were ...

lowendmac.com/2014/personal-computer-history-the-first-25-years

Apr 26, 2014 ... The first personal computers, introduced in 1975, came as kits: The MITS ... Radio Shack rolled out the TRS-80; Commodore tapped into the pet rock .... The Pentium III arrived on the scene in 1999, as did the AMD Athlon, ...

www.livescience.com/20718-computer-history.html

Sep 8, 2015 ... The computer was born not for entertainment or email but out of a need ... that it took more than seven years to tabulate the U.S. Census results.

www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000984.htm

Jun 27, 2017 ... The complete history of when the first computer was invented, ... No 2 for the bicentennial year of Babbage's birth and later completed the ...

www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/2101426/ibm-pc-ago

Aug 12, 2011 ... Looking back at the Personal Computer Model 5150. ... The first IBM PC came out 30 years ago today ... What a long way we have come.

www.zdnet.com/article/the-history-of-tablet-computers-a-timeline

Mar 3, 2014 ... But where did all these tablets spring from? ... They petered out in pre-iPad days and came back as today's small form-factor tablets). ... I did remember the days of Microsoft Tablet PC since the years before when iPad shows ...

www.pcworld.com/article/209224/displays/historic-monitors-slideshow.html

Nov 1, 2010 ... From blinking lights and punch cards to LCDs and 3D flat panels, we trace the 70 -year history of the tech that users rely on to see what a ...