A Brief History of the Computer

DEC PDP-8, 1965
Years before Apple and Gnu/Linux offered an alternative to the dominant IBM/Microsoft paradigm, DEC proposed its own vision of
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DEC PDP-8, 1965
The first successful commercial minicomputer, the PDP-8, made by the Digital Equipment Corporation, sold more than 50,000 units upon its release, the most of any computer up to that time. Years before Apple and Gnu/Linux offered alternatives to the dominant IBM/Microsoft paradigms, DEC proposed its own vision, by encouraging users to educate themselves and take part in the evolution of the line.

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