Unusual software carriers. (Was :Vinyl Data- Classic Computers )

Pete Edwards stimpy.u.idiot at gmail.com
Thu Oct 9 05:04:17 CDT 2008


2008/10/8 Rod Smallwood <RodSmallwood at mail.ediconsulting.co.uk>

> I remember taking the first Apple Lisa in the UK to be demonstrated on
> Tomorrows World.
> They had me in the studio as the program went out live.
> I sat on an unused display block about three feet off camera in case of
> problems.
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> Presenters: Kiren Prendeville (photographic memory), Maggie Philbin
> (very nervous), Judith Hann( Nice lady - brought me a coffee!!)
>

Hehe, I remember telling my 'O' Level Computer Studies teacher about that
program the next day, trying to explain the idea of the mouse/GUI combo.
His response?
'It'll never catch on'


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