CoCo: The Colorful History of Tandy’s Underdog Computer by Boisy G Pitre,Bill Loguidice

By Boisy G Pitre,Bill Loguidice

CoCo: the colourful historical past of Tandy’s Underdog Computer is the 1st publication to record the whole heritage of the Tandy colour machine (CoCo), a favored 8-bit computer sequence from the Nineteen Eighties that competed opposed to the era’s greatest names, together with the Apple II, IBM notebook, and Commodore sixty four. The booklet takes you contained in the fascinating tales and other people at the back of this targeted, underdog computer.

Both famous computing device technological know-how and expertise advocates, authors Pitre and Loguidice display the tale of a pivotal interval in the house computing revolution from the viewpoint of Tandy’s CoCo. As those pcs have been offered in Radio Shack shops in the course of the usa and different international locations, they supply a serious element of reference for key occasions within the unheard of evolutionary interval for the computer within the Nineteen Eighties. The ebook additionally good points first-hand bills from the folk who created and promoted the CoCo, from the unique Tandy executives and engineers to today’s energetic product creators and knowledge keepers.

The CoCo impacted many lives, and this e-book leaves no stone unturned in recounting this interesting slice of the computer revolution that remains in play at the present time. From early telecommunications experiments to engineering and budgetary demanding situations, it covers all of the points that made the CoCo a very own, worthy computing event in as small and cheap a package deal as possible.

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