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RE: [midatlanticretro] Unibus or Q-Bus Systems?

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  • B. Degnan
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    Message 1 of 42 , May 3, 2013
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      -------- Original Message --------
      > From: "Vince Fleming" <vincef@...>
      > Sent: Friday, May 03, 2013 3:38 PM
      > To: "midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com"
      <midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com>
      > Subject: RE: [midatlanticretro] Unibus or Q-Bus Systems?
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      >
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      > Here it is... the 7300 ??? With the Silicone touch screen. One of the
      first commercially available touch screen, as I recall. Somehow I
      remember a model that had a phone handset also...
      >

      The 7300 and the 3B1 are essentially the same computer. I think you're
      thinking of something else with boobs.
    • Dave McGuire
      ... I don t blame them! Great stuff. ... That s actually a reasonable business model for a company the size of AT&T. ;) -Dave -- Dave McGuire, AK4HZ New
      Message 42 of 42 , May 3, 2013
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        On 05/03/2013 08:05 PM, Vince Fleming wrote:
        > They were really popular with managers at Bell Labs and other areas of
        > AT&T - I remember my manager at AT&T International had one around 1997,
        > too. Many managers had them.

        I don't blame them! Great stuff.

        > It would be typical that AT&T would design something and they be the only
        > ones that ever bought them. :)

        That's actually a reasonable business model for a company the size of AT&T. ;)

        -Dave

        --
        Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
        New Kensington, PA
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