I Want to Know What Was Your First Computer

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    The Ye Olde Electronic Work Horse

    To be honest I don't know all that much about my first computer, that may come as a bit of a surprise to those of you who know me. What I do remember of it is that it had a five and a quarter inch floppy disk drive, ran one of the earlier versions of MS-DOS and had a 26.5 kilobit...
    LordNothing LordNothing
    26-30, M
    Oct 10, 2011

    Barbie Computer

    I can't remember the first computer I've ever been on. It was unimportant, maybe.  But the first computer that my mom got for me and my sisters was a barbie computer.  It had a pink outside and I also got a lot of barbie games with it.  It died of a programming heart-attack...
    XxJamberxX XxJamberxX
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 2, 2013

    Vic 20

    was my first comututer and in many ways i miss the games we use to play on the computer
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Oct 16, 2011

    ..OH the Memories!

    Back in the very early Eighties, my son bought home a book of raffle tickets to sell!..I bought the whole book and forgot all about it! A..A couple of weeks later, "Dad, we won a computer!" Sure enough, we not only won a computer but $100 for selling the most...
    mzdivine mzdivine
    4 Responses Feb 25, 2009

    IBM Aptiva

    Yep, way back when, I was 15 years old. And the hottest computer in the market was the IBM Aptiva! I had got a lump sum of money, the year before, and had saved in the bank. I didn't know what I wanted to spend my money on, so it gained a lot of interest. Then I saw the...
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    2 Responses Aug 20, 2008
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