Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: New museum exhibits
- Evan Koblentz wrote:
> >>> not to put down Evan's idea (it's a fine idea and probably muchFrankly, many of the technical milestones which are of much value in
> more "do-able" given our resources), but I thought I'd throw this out
> there and let people chew on it. .... I believe that the "popular"
> microcomputers have been done to death, I'd rather see an exhibit of
> "top microcomputers that introduced some significant SHIFT to the market
> that everyone else copied, but these machines just never caught on by
> Your point is a good one. I definitely agree that our exhibits should
> focus on historical AND technical milestones. We also have to balance
> the cool and/or techie things we'd like to do, vs. InfoAge's mission to
> serve the public and children.
computers these days did not originate with microcomputers.
I've said it before and I'll say it again. We're too microcomputer-centric.