The History of Personal Computing

The History of Personal Computing podcast is your biweekly virtual guide in both audio and on the web to the history and development of arguably the single most important technological advancement of the last forty years - the personal computer. But, just what is a personal computer these days, well, that’s just it, it continues to evolve. We’ll be going over the significant devices one by one.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h1m. Bisher sind 61 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 14 hours 9 minutes

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Episode 50 – Apple Newton MessagePad and eMate


On today’s show, we continue our coverage of the first phase of handhelds. Specifically, we’ll be covering two more of the early handheld computers, the Apple Newton MessagePad and eMate. This is the podcast where we take an informal look at personal com


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 2016-11-02  1h9m
 
 

Episode 49 – Psion and AT&T EO Personal Communicator


This is the podcast where we take an informal look at personal computing history through the lens of eBay auctions. It’s sort of like Antiques Roadshow, but all about antique personal computers. On today’s show, we continue our coverage of the first phas


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 2016-10-17  1h9m
 
 

Episode 48 – HP 95LX and Zeos Pocket PC


This is the podcast where we take an informal look at personal computing history through the lens of eBay auctions. It’s sort of like Antiques Roadshow, but all about antique personal computers. On today’s show, we continue our coverage of the first phas


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 2016-10-01  1h8m
 
 

Episode 47 – Atari Portfolio and Poqet PC


This is the podcast where we take an informal look at personal computing history through the lens of eBay auctions. It’s sort of like Antiques Roadshow, but all about antique personal computers. On today’s show we’ll be covering some of the earliest hand


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 2016-09-15  1h1m
 
 

Episode 46 – Interview with Jason Compton of the ECCC/VCFMW


Welcome to a special interview segment of the History of Personal Computing podcast! In this episode, David and Jeff are speaking to Jason Compton, founder of the Emergency Chicagoland Commodore Convention (ECCC), and cofounder for the Vintage Computer F


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 2016-08-29  27m
 
 

Episode 45 – Interview with Jason Timmons of the VCFMW


Welcome to a special interview segment of the History of Personal Computing podcast! In this episode, David and Jeff are speaking to Jason Timmons, organizer of the Vintage Computer Festival Midwest 11 Saturday & Sunday, September 10 & 11, 2016,


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 2016-08-27  48m
 
 

Episode 44 – The Asus Eee PC and Other Netbooks


This is the podcast where we take an informal look at personal computing history through the lens of eBay auctions. It’s sort of like Antiques Roadshow, but all about antique personal computers. On today’s show, we complete our coverage of the second pha


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 2016-08-22  1h0m
 
 

eBay Episode 17 – KansasFest & the ThinkPad


This is the podcast where we take an informal look at personal computing history through the lens of eBay auctions. It’s sort of like Antiques Roadshow, but all about antique personal computers. On today’s show, we continue our coverage of the second pha


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 2016-08-06  1h6m
 
 

eBay Episode 16 – Apple PowerBook


This is the podcast where we take an informal look at personal computing history through the lens of eBay auctions. It’s sort of like Antiques Roadshow, but all about antique personal computers. On today’s show, we continue our coverage of the second pha


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 2016-07-04  1h1m
 
 

Special Episode: Interview with Sam Ammons, creator of Mini 681


Welcome to a special interview segment of the History of Personal Computing podcast! In this episode, David and Jeff are speaking to Sam Ammons, creator of the Mini681, a modern replica of the 1975 MITS Altair 680 microcomputer. Links mention in the show


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 2016-06-22  47m