Apple had a few false starts when it came to local area networks in the 1980s.
Local area networks were a regular topic during early seasons of Computer Chronicles.
Steve Boros managed the Oakland Athletics in 1983 and 1984, and the San Diego Padres in 1986.
The second annual Computer Chronicles episode to focus on the fall COMDEX show in Las Vegas aired in November 1987, just a few days after the event concluded.
Even as stock markets around the world crashed in October 1987, business owners could still take comfort in the fact that laser printers had finally broken the sub-$2,000 barrier.
Zenith Data Systems (ZDS) was a company often featured on ‘Computer Chronicles’ for its innovative PC compatibles.
COMPUTER CHRONICLES REVISITED, PART 92 — HYPERCARD, FOCAL POINT, AND THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART LASERGUIDE
On August 11, 1987, Apple announced the release of HyperCard at the opening of the Boston Macworld Expo.
Adam Osborne made a name for himself in the 1970s as one of the first successful authors and publishers of computer books.
COMPUTER CHRONICLES REVISITED, PART 91 — TURBO PASCAL, ANIMATOR, PROKEY, AND THE NORTON UTILITIES 2.01
Before moving on to the fifth season of Computer Chronicles, let’s return to the earliest days of the program to discuss an episode that had been lost until recently.
A February 1986 Computer Chronicles episode featured a number of software (and hardware) products designed to help people use their personal computers to invest from home.