When Computing Got Personal : A History of the Desktop Computer
by Matt Nicholson


Overview - This is the story of how a handful of geeks and mavericks dragged the computer out of corporate back rooms and laboratories and into our living rooms and offices. It is a tale not only of extraordinary innovation and vision but also of cunning business deals, boardroom tantrums and acrimonious lawsuits.  Read more...

 
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Overview
This is the story of how a handful of geeks and mavericks dragged the computer out of corporate back rooms and laboratories and into our living rooms and offices. It is a tale not only of extraordinary innovation and vision but also of cunning business deals, boardroom tantrums and acrimonious lawsuits. Matt Nicholson has been a computer journalist since 1983 and has edited a number of popular newsstand magazines, including PC Plus and What Micro.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780992777418
  • ISBN-10: 0992777410
  • Publisher: Matt Publishing
  • Publish Date: February 2014
  • Page Count: 304
  • Dimensions: 9.02 x 5.98 x 0.64 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.9 pounds


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Books > Computers > History
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