A Brief History of Personal Computers

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Title: A Brief History of Personal Computers
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Date: February 7, 2003
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At this time, some minicomputers occupied a space no larger than a small filing cabinet and cost less than $25,000. Then, in 1970, Marcian Hoff, Jr., working at Intel Corporation, invented the microprocessor, a central processing unit on a chip. The technological world was now ready for the personal computer...
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Then, in 1970, Marcian Hoff, Jr., working at Intel Corporation, invented the microprocessor, a central processing unit on a chip. The technological world was now ready for the personal computer. The First Personal Computer The first personal computer to be successfully marketed to the public was built in 1974...
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