PDC Clipper vs SX-64 (was Re: rogues / Rare european machines)

Chuck Guzis cclist at sydex.com
Tue Nov 28 15:31:59 CST 2006


On 28 Nov 2006 at 13:01, Fred Cisin wrote:

> Adam Osborn drank a glass of our champagne at our Computer Faire booth
> and admired the machine, a few hours before announcing that his machine
> was the first ever portable microcomputer.  (Even if he didn't take the
> Elcompco machine seriously, what about the IBM 5100?)

The first time I saw an Osborne I was as a bunch of parts scattered 
across a tabletop at Sorcim.  I had no idea of what they were going 
to put the electronics in, though I complained immediately about the 
small CRT.

Cheers,
Chuck






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