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EORI
03-09-2008, 06:20 PM
Neat comparison of technology circa 1988 and what we can buy today.

http://tech.msn.com/products/articlepcw.aspx?cp-documentid=6328095

If you were around back then, who can forget the Tandy 1000TL with the following specs:

1988: Tandy 1000 TL
Price: $1,400 ($2,454 adjusted for inflation)
CPU: Intel 80286
RAM: 640KB
Storage: 3.5-inch floppy
Monitor: 14-inch, 640-by-200 RGB CRT, 16 colors

Check out the market sales and share data for computer:

http://www.jeremyreimer.com/total_share.html