Personal Computers: A Gateway to Personal Computing


This article is a personal journey, from the early days of batch processing to the modern personal computing era. The journey begins in the early 1970s and starts with the punch cards at the computer centre of the University of Jyväskylä. The use of minicomputers (HP 2100 series) gave a different view – how to collect and process data with a computer… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-23315-9_26


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