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By Boisy G Pitre,Bill Loguidice

CoCo: the colourful heritage of Tandy’s Underdog Computer is the 1st booklet to record the total 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 laptop, and Commodore sixty four. The ebook takes you contained in the attention-grabbing tales and other people at the back of this detailed, underdog computer.

Both famous machine technology and expertise advocates, authors Pitre and Loguidice exhibit the tale of a pivotal interval in the house computing revolution from the point of view of Tandy’s CoCo. As those desktops have been offered in Radio Shack shops during the usa and different international locations, they supply a serious aspect of reference for key occasions within the extraordinary evolutionary interval for the computer within the Nineteen Eighties. The ebook additionally positive factors 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 data keepers.

The CoCo impacted many lives, and this booklet leaves no stone unturned in recounting this attention-grabbing slice of the computer revolution that continues to be in play this present day. From early telecommunications experiments to engineering and budgetary demanding situations, it covers all of the points that made the CoCo a really own, necessary computing event in as small and cheap a package deal as possible.

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