What are the really unusual or weird computers?

Liam Proven lproven at gmail.com
Fri Jun 22 18:04:19 CDT 2007


On 22/06/07, Jim Leonard <trixter at oldskool.org> wrote:
> Liam Proven wrote:
> > What are the most bizarre, way-out or just plain *different* machines
> > that folks have seen?
>
> One of the most "common" oddball machines you can actually still pick up
> in a lot of places is the PCjr.
>
> I've always been partial to "luggables" that include more than they
> should, like the Panasonic Sr. Partner which has a printer behind the
> CRT.  A friend told me he used to lug that thing onto planes and through
> airport terminals and lost weight doing it.  The printer used a roll of
> fax paper, so all of your printouts looked like faxes.

I don't think that a PC in an unusual form factor counts as genuinely
weird, different or interesting!

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