1990, new technology (LOL)
May 16, 2012
Well, do you remember what year you got your first computer and what the specs are?
I know, it was a ATARI130XE with 1.79MHz and 128kB RAM. running with a Datasette/tape cassette player to save and load programs. The OS was the Atari OS. You can find the details here: Atari 130XE
But this is not what I want to tell you. I just browsed Google Books and found this: Popular Science 10/1990
Reading that reminded me how fast time is running.
Here is a screenshot of page 41 (in case you don't want to go there (click the image to enlarge).
See the price for that bricks ;-) imagine today. Take that money and buy components...what you could get...