BACK TO PCSTATS Follow PCSTATS on Facebook PCSTATS RSS Feed PCSTATS Twitter Feed + Motherboards
+ Videocards
+ Memory
+ Beginners Guides
News & Advanced Search  Feedback?
[X]   Directory of
Guides & Reviews

Beginners Guides
Weekly Newsletter
Archived Newsletters


Seagate Backup Plus Slim External USB 3.0 2TB Hard Drive Review

History of the Personal Computer, Part 3 - PCSTATS.com History of the Personal Computer, Part 3
Mon, Sep 21 2015 | 4:03PM | Filed under: Editorial| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

IBM's stature guaranteed the PC to initiate a level of standardization required for a technology to attain widespread usage. That same stature also ensured competitors would have unfettered access to the technical specifications of the Model 5150. This is the third installment in a five part series, where we look at the history of the microprocessor and personal computing, from the invention of the transistor to modern day chips powering our connected devices.

FULL STORY @ TECHSPOT

Recent News in Editorial
macOS High Sierra Root Bug Explained! Dec 9
Guide to using NiceHash to Mine Cryptocurrency Dec 9
Precursors to Today's Technology: These Products Had the Right Vision Dec 3
In Hindsight: Some of the Worst CPU/GPUs Purchases of 2017 Nov 29
How To Report Cheaters on PUBG Nov 7
TechSpot PC Buying Guide: A quick CPU/platform update for late 2017 Oct 29
Upgrade My PC Please! Episode 8: Just Random PCs Oct 26
eTeknix Review Roundup Oct 9
20 of the Worst PC Setups – August 2017 Sep 12
mobile staff picks Aug 17
more...

News Categories
Audio / Sound Beginners Guides Benchmarks
Biometrics BIOS Business / Industry
Cases Chipset Computer / SFF PCs
Cooling / Heatsinks CPU / Processors Digital Cameras
Drivers Editorial Games
Gossip Hard Drives/SSD Hardware
Home Theatre Imaging Memory
Mobile Devices Monitors Motherboards
Mouse Pads MP3 Players Networking
Notebooks Operating System Optical Drives
Overclocking Peripherals Power Supply
Press Release Printers Servers
Site News Software Tips
Tradeshows / Events Video Cards Web News
   Looking for something a little farther back? Try PCstats News Archives: 1999 - present
   12 / 10 / 2017 | 11:08PM
Hardware Sections 


google
 
PCSTATS Network Features Information About Us Contact
FrostyTech
TransmetaZone
BeginnersPC
PCSTATS Newsletter
PCSTATS Forums
ShoppingList Assistance
Tech Glossary
Technology WebSite Listings
PermaLink News
Archived News
Submit News (Review RSS Feed)
Site Map
PCstats Wallpaper
About Us
Employment
Privacy Policy
Advertise on PCSTATS

How's Our Driving?
© Copyright 1999-2017 www.pcstats.com All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of Use.