A (Not So) Little Piece of Computing History

March 7, 2011

In the very same week that the iPad 2 was announced, a different piece of Apple history showed up on the doorstep.

I guess my parents are cleaning out the basement. Behold my inheritance:

Back in the day, this was known as one of the first portable computers. They called it a "luggable". Because that's what you did. You lugged everything in that bag wherever you wanted to use it. I did so once for a university project. It's heavy enough to think hard about lugging it twice.

I wrote my first Pascal program on this baby. Those were the days. *sniff*

Excuse me while I go see if Dark Castle survived the bit rot.

Latest Books

Little Blue Marble 2020
1 5

Join My Newsletter


  • Latest Books



    [line] [line]

  • Newsletter Sign-up

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Recent Comments

  • Topics

  • Archives

    Copyright Katrina Archer
    linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram