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This month January 1974 was published in Popular Electronics magazine Altair 8800.
Altair is the world's first personal computer by MITS in New Mexico.
This is equipped with a intel8080.
Memory is an odd 256byte.
In addition,it does not exist the software, especially did not find attractive products.
This is a prefabricated, When completed eight on / off switches, and the programming is to manipulate it.
Of course, anything not even a mouse, keyboard.
How to display only a flashing light on the front panel display, so of course no display.
This is so quite difficult PC.
Incidentally,two books wrong the name Altair 8080.
Consequently I think I think there's much more you find.
Almost People dose not to believe that there were personal computers of the era.
For example IBM companies HP, intel, Xerox companies of the era they think That The computer was supposed to be used if researchers.
For example, intel engineer Gordon Moore in "How could cook for the family computer," I asked, and only his ideas are not standing next to the stove to put the computer my wife was sadly dismissed .