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digibarn

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Public at last: Apple II DOS code that launched an empire

The Computer History Museum has published the source code for the Apple II DOS. Last spring, CNET was first to report the existence of documents that led to the creation of the code.

By November 12, 2013

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Tales of Silicon Valley: How the floppy got cheap

The Digibarn guys tell how Steve Wozniak revolutionized the size and price of floppy drives over Christmas break one year.

By May 9, 2008

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Computer history, in a barn

Take a tour of the amazing Digibarn computer museum and meet Altair, Cray, Xerox Alto and the iPod's great grandpa.

November 1, 2007

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Tales of Silicon Valley: The computer that started a war

See the machine that started the PC war in this episode of Tales of Silicon Valley.
The story of the Sol-20 from the Digibarn

May 21, 2008

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Tales of Silicon Valley: The Grandfather of the GUI

We visit with the Xerox Alto, a progenitor of all graphical user interfaces, in this episode of Tales of Silicon Valley.
The world of Xerox at the Digibarn Museum

May 21, 2008

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CNET Live: April 24, 2008

Tom and Brian host an old mobile tech reunion of sorts. Guests include the iPhone's great uncle, a laptop that sold for $10,000 in 1982, and the curators of the DigiBarn tech museum.

April 29, 2008

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Tales of Silicon Valley: The original FPS

Bruce Damer tells the story of how his knowledge of the original first-person shooter avoided patent nightmares in this episode of Tales of Silicon Valley.
DigiBarn Maze War 30-year retrospective

May 21, 2008

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CNET Live - Episode 51

We're very excited to have Bruce Damer and Allan Lundell from the Digibarn stop by with the history of mobile computing. And we don't mean just talk. They brought actual portables, luggables, and even an Apple Newt

By April 24, 2008

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The untold story behind Apple's $13,000 operating system

CNET looks at newly surfaced contracts, design specs, and page after page of schematics and code, revealing how Apple created its first disk OS, a chapter of Silicon Valley history critical to its later success.

By April 3, 2013

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Walkmac revisited: The inside story of the 'first' portable Mac

A spring cleaning unearths a semi-rare Apple find, the Colby Walkmac, a "modded" portable Macintosh that predates Apple's Macintosh Portable.

By May 30, 2013