Jan
24
2009
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Links: 25 years of the Apple Mac

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It is 25 years ago today that Apple Macintosh produced their first computer.  There are many articles and sources of information about this historic computing milestone.  Just as many of the articles mention there continues to be a huge debate about the impact of Macs – some saying they have completely changed the world, others saying it is all about style over substance.  Just as the Register article begins – “Over the short history of personal computing, no machine has inspired so much love and so much loathing, so many fanatical fans and so many frothing detractors…”

Have a look at some of the following resources:

Do leave any further suggestions 🙂

Jan
20
2009
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Links: The Amiga

You can find out about the history of the Amiga from a number of different sites.

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These include:

Wikipedia – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Amiga
Personal history – http://www.heartbone.com/comphist/AmigaHistory.htm
AmigaHistory.co.uk – http://www.amigahistory.co.uk/ahistory.html
Ars Technica – http://arstechnica.com/articles/culture/a-history-of-the-amiga-part-1.ars

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