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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_personal_computers

The history of the personal computer as a mass-market consumer electronic device began with ... Early personal computers – generally called microcomputers – were sold often in electronic kit form and in limited numbers, ..... IBM 5100 was a desktop computer introduced in September 1975, six years before the IBM PC.

www.history.com/topics/inventions/invention-of-the-pc

Find out more about the history of Invention of the PC, including videos, ... The earliest electronic computers were not “personal” in any way: They 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 ... and Adventure, the first text adventure for microcomputers, were ...

www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000984.htm

4 days ago ... The complete history of when the first computer was invented, ... About 44,000 Programma 101 computers were sold, each with a price tag of $3,200. ... IBM introduced its first personal computer called the IBM PC in 1981.

www.computerhistory.org/timeline/computers

While many early digital computers were based on similar designs, such as the .... example of a 'personal computer,' that is, a computer made for a single user.

www.historylearningsite.co.uk/inventions-and-discoveries-of-the-twentieth-century/the-personal-computer

In 1980, more than one million personal computers had been sold and by the ... The microchip also lead to computers being made that were small enough to get  ...

arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2011/06/did-ibm-invent-the-personal-computer-answer-no

Jun 21, 2011 ... "IBM didn't invent the personal computer but they don't know that," ... This also gave programmers the "illusion" that they were in personal ...

gizmodo.com/5926688/how-steve-wozniak-became-the-genius-who-invented-the-personal-computer

Jul 17, 2012 ... He's here now to answer your questions about what made him take his ... I didn't think there were jobs in computers but I would love them as a ...

www.techsupportalert.com/history-of-personal-computers.htm

Mar 5, 2015 ... His computers were so expensive that most businesses couldn't afford ... Big Blue invented the 45rpm-record-sized diskette to make it easier for ...

www.pc-history.org

It was first introduced in the January, 1975 issue of Popular Electronics ... The Atari Models 400 and 800 were considered the best personal computers for ...