Syntactics' CrystalWriter, a mysterious word processor - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/syntactics-crystalwriter #computerads
Volkswriter, a short-lived word processor for the #IBM PC - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/volkswriter-deluxe #computerads
#SCO Takes over Microsoft's #Xenix - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/sco-xenix #Unix #computerads
Bill Gates shills for the Wall Street Journal - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/bill-gates-advertises-for-the-wall #computerads
Introducing the MITS' Altair 680b, the 8800's baby brother - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/mits-altair-680b #computerads
Today we look at an ad for #Quark Word Juggler, a popular word processor for the #Apple II and III - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/quark-work-juggler #computerads
Let's take a look at an early clone of #UNIX : Mark William's Coherent - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/mark-williams-coherent-operating #computerads
Interactive #UNIX - So Powerful It Can't Be a PC - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/interactive-unix #computerads
Just published an article looking at Money Munchers.
https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/money-munchers #AppleII #computerads
Read about that Polish Thermopylae - https://historicaltidbits.substack.com/p/a-small-group-of-polish-soldiers #WW2 #History #poland
Posted an article looking at the myth that Polish cavalry charged German tanks - https://historicaltidbits.substack.com/p/did-polish-cavalry-charge-tanks-during #history #ww2
Check out my article about one of the first software-based voice synthesizers. https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/dont-ask-computer-softwares-software Check out the included interview with the creator who went on to write Mactalk for Apple. #apple #atari
A look at an ad from Strategic Simulations Inc - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/strategic-simulations-inc
Check out this #Apple ][ add-on - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/kensington-microwares-system-saver
I wrote an article about an early #Apple clone - https://computeradsfromthepast.substack.com/p/franklins-ace-1000
Here is an article on the #Unix Philosophy I wrote for Klara Systems - https://klarasystems.com/articles/unix-philosophy-a-quick-look-at-the-ideas-that-made-unix/
George Takei disgusts me with everything he tweets.
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