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History of the Personal Computer, Part 3 - History of the Personal Computer, Part 3
Mon, Sep 21 2015 | 4:03PM | Filed under: Editorial| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

IBM's stature guaranteed the PC to initiate a level of standardization required for a technology to attain widespread usage. That same stature also ensured competitors would have unfettered access to the technical specifications of the Model 5150. This is the third installment in a five part series, where we look at the history of the microprocessor and personal computing, from the invention of the transistor to modern day chips powering our connected devices.


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