Re: FW: [midatlanticretro] Digest Number 3331
> If it has a handle and can be lifted onto a battleship with a forklift, it is portable. At least that was the military definition.Kidding aside, that certainly is one viable definition, and I do intend
to include it.
However the main focus of the book is on general-purpose computing.
Systems on battleships, or systems such as "Flyable TRADIC" are on the
> Remember the ad with a pretty young thing holding a computer case like it was a cosmetics case from about 1970?I don't remember. I was -4. :)
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